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TrryLebl

  • 3 years ago

Which extract from from "The Highwayman" by Alfred Noyes uses sensory details to indirectly suggest an impression?

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  1. TrryLebl
    • 3 years ago
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    A. “As the black cascade of perfume came tumbling over his breast” B. “He did not come in the dawning; he did not come at noon” C. “The tip of one finger touched it! The trigger at least was hers” D. “Shattered her breast in the moonlight and warned him--with her death”

  2. alwaysautumn
    • 3 years ago
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    A. This line refers to the sensory image of Bess, the innkeeper's daughter's fragrant black hair (sense of smell) on his chest (sense of touch) as she leans out the window to greet the highwayman before he rides away.

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