The passage below is the beginning of the poem “Chicago.” What is the function of the passage?
Hog Butcher for the World
Tool Maker, Stacker of Wheat,
Player with Railroads and the Nation’s Freight Handler;
Stormy, husky, brawling,
City of the Big Shoulders:
a. The narrator is addressing Chicago by its various nicknames.
b. The narrator is describing Chicago to its critics.
narrator is complimenting Chicago on its accomplishments.
d. The narrator is criticizing Chicago for its bad deeds.
Please select the best answer from the choices provided
c. The narrator is complimenting Chicago on its accomplishments.
There are no new answers.