The Emperor of Ice-Cream by Wallace Stevens: Summary & Analysis


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As applied to poetry, the term ambiguity refers to:

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1. The structure of Wallace Stevens' 'The Emperor of Ice Cream' consists of:

2. The connotations of language are:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This tool will task you with answering questions on subjects associated with The Emperor of Ice-Cream. Thus, you will be asked about subjects like ambiguity, the poem's structure, and connotations.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To state it more plainly, you'll be tested on:

  • The word ambiguity in a poetic context
  • How The Emperor of Ice-Cream is structured
  • The definition of connotation
  • Traits of the flowers in the poem
  • What's represented by the kitchen and bedroom

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main terms such as ambiguity and connotation
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding The Emperor of Ice-Cream's specific structure and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the poem's different symbols

Additional Learning

Study on with the help of our related lesson. It is named The Emperor of Ice-Cream by Wallace Stevens: Summary & Analysis, and it will go over:

  • The contents of the poem
  • What the poem is trying to say
  • An analysis of the poem
  • The play's connotations and imagery