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Grade 9 The Bells
Grade 9 The Bells
What is the purpose of this poem?
  1. Depict something ever changing through different sounds
  2. Describe different types of bells
  3. Depict the boredom of the author
Grade 9 The Bells
What is the last image of the poem?
  1. A man lying by the grave of his lost love
  2. A woman being carried off by angels
  3. A sunset
Grade 9 The Bells
Grade 9 The Bells

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Grade 9 The Bells

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What is Poe's primary purpose in "The Bells"?
  1. to describe the emotions of joy, happiness, fear, and grief
  2. to express the deeper meanings of bells that are rung on various occasions
  3. to symbolize the stages of a person's life
  4. to warn people of the constant nearness of death
Grade 9 The Bells

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Which of the following statements about "The Bells" is accurate?
  1. Poe uses very few onomatopoetic words.
  2. There is no repetition in the poem.
  3. Poe ignores the topics of war and despair.
  4. The poem's mood changes markedly.
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In "The Bells," which of the following emotions does Edgar Allan Poe focus on?
  1. anger and envy
  2. joy, fear, and grief
  3. pity and fear
  4. love and unselfishness
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