Select Board & Class

Login

Beauty (poem)

Question 1:

The poet says, “Beauty is heard in…”

Can you hear beauty? Add a sound that you think is beautiful to the sounds the poet thinks are beautiful.

The poet, Shelley, said:

Heard melodies are sweet,

But those unheard are sweeter.

What do you think this means? Have you ever ‘heard’ a song in your head, long after the song was sung or played?

Answer:

A sound that is beautiful is the singing of a bird.

In the given lines, Shelley says that when we hear melodies, we enjoy them. However, later when we think about those melodies ...

To view the solution to this question please

What are you looking for?

Syllabus