The Cloud Questions

1. Identify the poem's speaker.

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2. List the cloud's activities.

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3. To what does the speaker compare itself in line 5 when it refers to "my wings"?

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4. Identify the mother of the buds, who dances around the sun (lines 7-8).

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5. In which lines does the speaker appear beneficent and loving?

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6. In which lines does the speaker appear menacing and destructive?

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7. Describe the speaker's laughter?

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