Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
Poetry Analysis: Field of Vision & Ghosts
Transcript of Poetry Analysis: Field of Vision & Ghosts
By: Nyasha & Brett-Lee Field of Vision & Ghosts Field of Vision: Seamus Heaney TPCASTT Title: Could possibly be about being/going blind? Reminiscing?
Paraphrase: An older woman, sits in a wheelchair staring out the window and observes the surroundings.
Connotation: The more you become knowledgeable, the wider your field of vision expands. Uses imagery, metaphors,
Attitude: Reflective-illustrating inner most thoughts and emotions.
Shift: The poem stays fairly neutral the whole way through, not a straight forward shift present.
Tone: Sincere, genuine and thought provoking.
Title: Nothing about blindness, but does have to do with reminiscing. Ghosts: Tom Dawe TPCASTT Title: Could be a reflection on a loved one who has died? Going to be sad/dreary?
Paraphrase: All of his previous positive memories have faded and turned to "ghosts" and is upset because he will not see them again. He longs to visit the past.
Connotation: The author uses many different objects and memories from his past to convey the message that everything turns to "ghosts" eventually.
-uses similes (like drowned kittens), repetition and imagery
Attitude: Intense-a sincere state of mind, sad reflection.
Shift: At the beginning, it starts off as a positive reminiscing poem but quickly shifts to negative feelings "drowned kittens".
Tone:Depressing, solemn, deeply earnest, morose and gloomy.
Title: Does reflect on the past, but in a negative way, and how everything is gone and not returning. -Both are written poems
-Some sort of
-No rhyme scheme Venn Diagram Ghosts Field of Vision -Really more about reminiscence
-More clear, free verse
-No real structure
- Does not rely on poetic devices -More solemn and depressing
-Uses a variety of poetic devices
-Repeats the word "and" quite a bit, continuous.
-Nostalgia The author's communicate a common reflective message through the connotative meanings of their poems.
Ghosts-Reminiscing about the past, upset and depressed when describing his memories. Captures the modernization and industrialization of his native home land.
Field of vision-Learning, preparing for present and future. Discovery and knowledge of deeper meanings of things in life.
Field of vision and ghosts use figurative language and connotative meanings of deeper thoughts.