Paul Revers's Ride

By:Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

3 Poetry Terms

Imagery-The sound of arms, and the tramp of feet/And the measured tread of the grenadiers/Marching down to their boats on the shore.


Simile-A phantom ship, with each mast and spar/Across the moon like a prison bar.


Imagery-Silently rowed to the Charlestown shore/Just as the moon rose over the bay.


Historical reference for poem given

It is Historical because the Paul Revere's ride is true and was history. As he told everybody that the brutish is coming. And it how we gain our freedom from Great Britain.


Poem Selected

Life is a Courage

By :Suruchi Puri


Connection Between Poem

The connection is that the two poems have courage, they both have courage to do something before something else happen to there City


Cited Corrections

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