Notice: Payments for answers will end 4/10/2017. Click for more info.
You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
Q: Read through "Birches" again and list three metaphors Frost uses.
A: Had to find and read the poem. I think a significant metaphor is not about the girls: you're right, [ that is a simile. I think the significant metaphor begins when Frost writes: "I'd like to get away from earth awhile And then come back to it and begin over... ... "I'd like to go by climbing a birch tree, And climb black branches up a snow white trunk Toward (<- italicized) heaven, tilll
the tree could bear no more, But dipped its top and set me down again. That would be good, both going and coming back.' (the metaphor being the poet leaving earth (outta here) and beginning again (a rebirth of sorts) by 'swinging a birch tree...' ) ]
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: Read through "Birches" again and list three metaphors Frost uses.

Weegy: Had to find and read the poem. I think a significant metaphor is not about the girls: you're right, [ that is a simile. I think the significant metaphor begins when Frost writes: "I'd like to get away from earth awhile And then come back to it and begin over... ... "I'd like to go by climbing a birch tree, And climb black branches up a snow white trunk Toward (<- italicized) heaven, tilll the tree could bear no more, But dipped its top and set me down again. That would be good, both going and coming back.' (the metaphor being the poet leaving earth (outta here) and beginning again (a rebirth of sorts) by 'swinging a birch tree...' ) ]
ANGEEELICA|Points 7867|

User: Read through "Birches" again and list three metaphors Frost uses.





Weegy: Had to find and read the poem. I think a significant metaphor is not about the girls: you're right, [ that is a simile. I think the significant metaphor begins when Frost writes: "I'd like to get away from earth awhile And then come back to it and begin over... ... "I'd like to go by climbing a birch tree, And climb black branches up a snow white trunk Toward (<- italicized) heaven, tilll the tree could bear no more, But dipped its top and set me down again. That would be good, both going and coming back.' (the metaphor being the poet leaving earth (outta here) and beginning again (a rebirth of sorts) by 'swinging a birch tree...' ) ]
Expert answered|yeswey|Points 2441|

Question
Asked 3/14/2013 11:57:10 PM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
26,489,612 questions answered
Popular Conversations
The following two sentences are saying the same thing. Emily, my ...
Weegy: The following two sentences are saying the same thing. Emily, my daughter, is in sixth grade. Emily, my daughter ...
11/13/2017 12:26:02 PM| 3 Answers
Cardiorespiratory endurance
Weegy: Experts agree that the minimum time period for cardiorespiratory benefit from exercise is 20 minutes. User: ...
11/9/2017 5:27:59 PM| 2 Answers
Which of the following statements about irregular verbs is correct? ...
Weegy: Jackson has thrown the ball to first base. User: What should be added when an adverb begins a sentence? ...
11/10/2017 7:40:31 AM| 2 Answers
The type of soil called loam is made up of _____. A. pure humus. B. ...
Weegy: The type of soil called loam is made up of nearly equal amounts of silt, sand, and clay. User: The practice ...
11/10/2017 8:24:45 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
P
Points 166 [Total 291] Ratings 9 Comments 76 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
L
P
Points 21 [Total 151] Ratings 0 Comments 21 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
P
L
P
P
Points 20 [Total 1658] Ratings 0 Comments 20 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.