Writing About Poetry. Purdue Online Writing Lab. What’s the point?. To help you learn to make a text-based argument. That is, to help you to defend ideas based on a text that is available to you and other readers. To help you to understand what you are reading more fully.
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Figures of speech/Engaging Language:
My thesis (general opinion):
In the poem, “The Road Not Taken”, by Robert Frost, the speaker decides to fight for what is right in life; this is made clear because the poem’s rhyme scheme changes, the tone is very reflective, and the poem itself is a metaphor.
My textual evidence: