The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock

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activity

Complete the following activities. poetry reading

Reading

  1. Read “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” on pp. 163–168 and from “Ten Songs” on pp. 169–171 in Reading the World. Read with the Literary Lens purpose in mind: ;As you read the poems, look for allusions and think about their effect on the reader.

  2. Click on the link below to access the Literary Skill: Allusions graphic organizer. Use the organizer to help you recognize the allusions T. S. Eliot uses in the poem and to explore why he uses them.

    Mouse icon Literary Skill: Allusions

Writing

Read The Power of Language on pp. 88–93, and complete Practice Your Skills on pp. 89, 90, 91, and 92 in Writing with Power.

Grammar

Read Verbals and Verbal Phrases on pp. 631–634 in Writing with Power, and complete Practice Your Skills on pp. 632 and 634.

Click on the links below to access the online textbooks.

Mouse icon  Reading the World

Mouse icon  Writing with Power

CA LogoModification: Alternatively, you can click on the links to access the PDF versions of the online textbooks.

Mouse icon  Reading the World (PDF) 

Mouse icon  Writing with Power (PDF)
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