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Prove Your Poetic Prowess With This Quiz On Poetry Terms

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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

He came to the top of the stairs with a lamp in his hand, and wanted to know what the rumpus was about.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
The offspring of the ungodly shall not bring forth many branches, and make a noise as unclean roots upon the top of a rock.
They ran side by side across the yard to a roofed flight of steps that led to the printing-office.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
The jagged top and spurs of San Jacinto Mountain shone like the turrets and posterns of a citadel built of rubies.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
My one room,” replied that much injured gentleman, “was on the Coffee Room flight.
The way was under a double row of tall trees, which met at the top and formed a green arch over our heads.
In fact, his appearance was so formidable that Davy did not pause for a second look, but started off at the top of his speed.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
But the flight of the insurgents was too far advanced to rally them, and they retired south towards Pampanga.
Then the roof itself, with its gables and dormer windows, softly folded itself flat down upon the top of the house, out of sight.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
To be sure, he hadn't seen Mrs. Robin go, but he had heard the beat of her wings as she began her flight.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY

WORD OF THE DAY

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