Discuss How Poets Use Alliteration And Metaphysical Poetry In The 1940-50's

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The Modern Period began in 1901 and continues on in present day. Mass literacy became real in the late 1800s in part to the Education Act of 1870. This helped mandate basic reading and writing in elementary schooling. In the early twentieth century to the First World War, modern poets began experimenting with new styles for this genre. They sought inspiration from 17th century metaphysical poets who worked with simile and analogy and brought comparison to its readers. Poets post Second World War however, conveyed a new perspective by using a more direct, impassionate way probably responding to the inhumanity of the war. By the 1940-50s, poets began concerning themselves with style using alliteration and intellectualism to
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