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After Blenheim

by Robert Southey

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What moral or message does the poet Robert Southey convey in his poem After Blenheim? Or, What is the central theme of the poem?

Last updated October 31, 2022

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Explain the destruction caused by war and the common man’s ignorance of its purpose as shown in Robert Southey’s poem After Blenheim? Or, Discuss Southey’s poem “After Blenheim” as an anti-war poem. Or, State clearly how the poet creates an atmosphere of devastation […]

Last updated December 25, 2021

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What is the tone of the last two lines of the poem After Blenheim by Robert Southey? What according to you, the poet wants to convey in these lines?

Last updated December 15, 2021

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“Why, ’twas a wicked thing!” — What was the ‘wicked thing’? Do you agree with the speaker in the poem ‘After Blenheim’?

Last updated July 31, 2021

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Draw a comparison between the poems After Blenheim and A Small Pain in My Chest on the basis of themes, poetic devices and background of the poems.

Last updated July 10, 2021

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Discuss the relevance of the poem ‘After Blenheim’ by Robert Southey in our times.

Last updated May 17, 2021

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Why and how did the children see the futility of war in the poem ‘After Blenheim’ by Robert Southey? Or, How did Kaspar’s grandchildren react about the war?

Last updated May 14, 2021

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”Tis some poor fellow’s skull,’ said he, Why does the speaker in Robert Southey’s poem ‘After Blenheim’ say that the skull was of some ‘poor fellow’?

Last updated February 7, 2021

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In the context of the poem After Blenheim by Robert Southey, what special significance do the adjectives ‘young’ and ‘little’ have?

Last updated February 12, 2020

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What did Kaspar and his family have to suffer for the ‘famous victory’? How did it affect Kaspar’s thinking about war? [Poem ‘After Blenheim’ by Robert Southey.]

Last updated January 10, 2020

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