Robert Frost


I think is a understandable, but yet an unconventional poet. Frost wrote in his own style, and as a result, he took quite a bit of heat from the critics of his period. Frost has an elegant style of writing descriptive and understandable poems. I am going to tell you about the five best pieces he has ever written.
First off, "A Considerable Speck" is a unusual poem about Frost noticing a tiny speck on his paper. Upon further observation, Frost notices that the speck is actually a extremely tiny mite, struggling to avoid being crushed by Frost’s pen. Frost appreciates the insect’s battle to stay alive and leaves it on his paper. Frost allows the mite to sleep on his paper because ...

Want to read the rest of this paper?
Join Essayworld today to view this entire essay
and over 50,000 other term papers

man then starts to think about the value of life. The theme of the poem is that there is no such thing as an insignificant speck. Everything and everyone has a purpose for being here. This poem is filled with alliteration. Some examples I found are: cunning crept, tenderer-than-thou, and breathing blown (Silberner 98). Mind is repeated three times in the final stanza. Also there were two instances in which Frost used assonance room for and living mite. The rhyme scheme of the first stanza of "A Considerable Speck" is AABBCCDADEEFGFGHH, but there is no pattern throughout the poem (Silberner 99).
Next I would like to tell you about is "Ghost House". It is an remarkably descriptive poem illustrating an aged, haunted house. The imagery in this poem is marvelous. This poem allows the reader to see the house as if he were standing on the front porch. You can picture an old decrepit house, covered with vines and wild raspberries. There is a dying tree in the front yard, ...

Get instant access to over 50,000 essays.
Write better papers. Get better grades.


Already a member? Login

two lines (Silberner 109). The rhyme scheme of "Ghost House" is AABBA CCDDC and that pattern continues for every stanza (Silberner 110). The alliteration and the rhyme scheme of this poem make it flow very smoothly.
"Fire and Ice" is a poem about how the world will end. Frost is debating with himself as to whether or not the world will be destroyed by fire or ice. Frost seems as if he is deeply entrenched in thought about whether the earth will become a flaming ball or a gigantic ice cube. I see this poem being told directly by . It tells me that Frost analyzed every idea that popped into his head. No wonder he graduated as co-valedictorian of his class. The ...

Succeed in your coursework without stepping into a library.
Get access to a growing library of notes, book reports,
and research papers in 2 minutes or less.


CITE THIS PAGE:

Robert Frost. (2004, May 29). Retrieved April 24, 2018, from http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Robert-Frost/8625
"Robert Frost." Essayworld.com. Essayworld.com, 29 May. 2004. Web. 24 Apr. 2018. <http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Robert-Frost/8625>
"Robert Frost." Essayworld.com. May 29, 2004. Accessed April 24, 2018. http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Robert-Frost/8625.
"Robert Frost." Essayworld.com. May 29, 2004. Accessed April 24, 2018. http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Robert-Frost/8625.
JOIN NOW
Join today and get instant access to this and 50,000+ other essays


PAPER DETAILS
Added: 5/29/2004 02:57:18 PM
Category: English
Type: Premium Paper
Words: 1615
Pages: 6

Save | Report

SHARE THIS PAPER

SAVED ESSAYS
Save and find your favorite essays easier

SIMILAR ESSAYS
» Robert Frost - Imagery In His P...
» Robert Frost
» Robert Frost Ideas
» Biography Of Robert Frost
» Robert Frost
» Robert Frost - Nature In His P
» Robert Frost - The Road Not Tak...
» Robert Frost's "Two Tramps In M...
» Robert Frost And His Life
» Analysis Of “The Road Not Taken...
Copyright | Cancel | Contact Us

Copyright © 2018 Essayworld. All rights reserved