Poets and Poems 2

Published: Sunday 18th December 2011
  1. Which poem has the opening line "I must go down to the sea again"?
  2. Named after the area of England where they lived what name was given to the group of poets including William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge?
  3. Which poem contains the line "A woman is only a woman but a good cigar is a smoke"?
  4. Who wrote "The Rape of the Lock"?
  5. Which poem has the opening line "If I should die, think only this of me"?
  6. Who was the first Poet Laureate to be appointed by Queen Elizabeth II?
  7. Which English poet wrote "The Mask of Anarchy"?
  8. Which poets birthday is celebrated around the world on January 25th?
  9. Which poem contains the line "Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife"?
  10. The musical "Cats" was based on the poems of which poet?
  11. Which poem opens with the word "I wandered lonely as a cloud"?
  12. Who wrote "The Lake of Innisfree"?
  13. Who was appointed Poet Laureate in 1850 when Samuel Rogers refused the role?
  14. Which poem has the opening line "Under the spreading chestnut tree"?
  15. To whom did Elizabeth Barrett Browning write "How do I love thee? Let me count the ways"?
  16. What term was used by The Spectator in 1954 to describe the group containing Kingsley Amis and Phillip Larkin?
  17. Which poet drowned in the Mediterranean in August 1822?
  18. How many lines are there in a limerick?
  19. Which fellow poet did Ted Hughes marry in 1956?
  20. Who wrote "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner"?
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