1st & 2nd Grade English 01
Elegy=it is a poem to mourn or lament the death of someone.it may also be a tribute to someone or sth lost.Elegy is judged by its subject matter and theme not by its stanza or metre
✏Most elegy and poet?
poet Spenser its tribute to Philip sidney.
poet Milton it’s tribute to Edward king.
poet Shelley tribute to keats.
4⃣ in memorium
poet Tennyson tribute to Arthur Hallam.
poet M.Arnold tribute to A.H.clugh.
6⃣ In memory of W.B Yeats
poet W.H Auden tribute to W.B yeats.
7⃣ Elegy written in country churchyard
poet Thomas gray tribute to Mankind in general
Note:Lycidas(1637),Elegy written in country churchyard(1751),Adonais(1821),In memorium(1821),and Thyrsis(1861) are called ‘Five Famous Elegies’