- 1 What does the little horse in the poem represent?
- 2 What message Robert Frost has given in his poem Stopping by words in a snowy evening?
- 3 What is the meaning of and miles to go before I sleep?
- 4 Why does the poet stop his horse in the poem Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening?
- 5 Why did the horse think it queer?
- 6 Why can’t the rider enjoy the beauty of woods for a long time?
- 7 What is the message of the poem prayer of the woods?
- 8 What does downy flake mean?
- 9 What is the message of the poem The Road Not Taken?
- 10 Why does the horse give his harness bells a shake?
- 11 What prevents the speaker from going into the woods?
- 12 What does the poet want to keep before the sleep?
- 13 Why does the horse think it strange to stop in woods?
- 14 What do the woods symbolize?
- 15 Who according to you is the owner of the woods?
What does the little horse in the poem represent?
In this poem, it is stated that “My little horse must think it queer” (1st line, 2nd stanza) and “He gives his harness bells a shake” (1st line, 3rd stanza). From this analysis, the horse symbolizes the conscience of human beings because if there is a mistake or confusion, the conscience will whisper to the mind.
What message Robert Frost has given in his poem Stopping by words in a snowy evening?
The main message given by the poem is that we shouldn’t be tempted by our surrounding and all of us should fulfill our duties before our time ends or before our death. The main message is to relate this story with our lives.
What is the meaning of and miles to go before I sleep?
The line “ And miles to go before I sleep “ Means that the speaker has to achieve many things and fulfill many responsibilities before he goes into the eternal sleep. That is before leaving this world he need to complete his work or don’t not want to leave anything pending.
Why does the poet stop his horse in the poem Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening?
Because he wants to end it all. Taken at face value, Robert Frost’s Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening is a pastoral poem describing a rider’s pause on a journey to admire some scenery.
Why did the horse think it queer?
The horse thinks it is “queer” or odd to stop in the middle of the woods because it seems his owner never does this. We know this because the speaker tells us that his “little” horse is used to stopping near farmhouses.
Why can’t the rider enjoy the beauty of woods for a long time?
Answer. Answer: The speaker stops in the woods because in the second line of the poem he says he thinks he knows who lives in those woods, so he stops because of that. He also says that the person in the house will not see him stopping there to watch his woods fill with snow.
What is the message of the poem prayer of the woods?
In the poem ‘The Prayer of the Woods‘ a tree speaks to the travellers who are starting their journey through the forest. It tells them how useful the trees are to the human beings. They are used by human beings at home and at work. They are useful in heat and cold.
What does downy flake mean?
‘Downy flake‘ is the soft feathery small pieces of snow falling from the sky. In the context of the poem, it symbolizes that the place is very quiet. The sounds of the downy flake and the easy winds are the only audible sounds where the speaker has stopped.
What is the message of the poem The Road Not Taken?
Answer: The main theme of “The Road Not Taken” is that life is full of choices which will define our destinies. The speaker spends a while deliberating when he comes to a fork in the road, which symbolizes a choice he must make in his life.
Why does the horse give his harness bells a shake?
According to the poet, the horse shakes his harness bells to ask if there is some mistakes in stopping by the woods in that snowy evening. It indicates that it was a regular journey for them but they never stopped there before that day.
What prevents the speaker from going into the woods?
In the first stanza the speaker tells why he is stopping by the woods. It is “To watch his woods fill up with snow.” It is a cold night but apparently not too cold for the speaker to stop for a few minutes to look at a beautiful sight.
What does the poet want to keep before the sleep?
Answer. poet has repeated the ‘ and miles to go before I sleep ‘ because he wanted to lay stress on this line, he has used this line in both textually & symbolically. textually he means that he has to travel long to reach his distention ( his home) before he takes a rest.
Why does the horse think it strange to stop in woods?
Answer: because his master usually doesn’t stop in the forests near frozen lake and he was worried about his master and his health. He knew his master like friend so he ring his bell to inform to make him move.
What do the woods symbolize?
‘Woods‘ in this poem symbolizes two things: Firstly, it symbolizes our distractions in various ways and temptations of life. We often get distracted by these things in the journey of our life and thus end up failing to reach our destination, our goals. secondly, woods symbolizes the beautiful aspects of this life.
Who according to you is the owner of the woods?
Answer. Answer: The woods belonged to a man named Elbert. He was also the man who helped the poet reach his home safe from the woods after writing the poem.