Paul Revere's Ride

By Henry Longfellow

Personification

Line 47

The wind is given human qualities of walking around and whispering

Hyperbole

Line 38

The window is described as the highest window ever

Alliteration

Line 25

Wanders and watches, eager ears are examples of alliteration

American Revolution - Michael B. Hingham

This poem is about the American Revolution during the Boston Tea Party, and the aftermath of what it caused. It also talks about the action during the war, and describes what happened.


"I heard voices that cried, 'No taxation without representation!' and the Tories who lied.