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    unique religious perspective. Blake’s book Songs of Innocence, containing the poem “The Lamb,” and his book Songs of Experience, incorporating the poem “The Tyger,” are no exception. In “The Lamb,” one reads of a speaker with a trusting and childlike perspective examining the surrounding creation. The evolved speaker of “The Tyger,” however, views nature with a disenchanted perspective. When looking at “The Lamb” and “The Tyger” side by side, one sees different perspectives about the creation of nature

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    Writers and authors for centuries have used different strategies to compare living things with one another, as well as non-living things with one another. During the Romantics era, it was a time during economic destruction. People had little hope and writers and poets began to express their emotions as well as critiques on this time period. William Blake was a poet as well as a painter, who wrote works that addressed the social issues around the area in which he lived. The country dealt with several

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    The lamb and the Tyger are two different poems, but they share the same author and that is “William Blake, the first one is the lamb it was published in Songs of Innocence in 1789 it discusses who created it. Correspondingly, it talks about religion and believing in god Furthermore, the lamb is a metaphor for Jesus Christ, also the lamb is symbolic of suffering innocence and Jesus Christ. Also the Lamb is the corresponding poem to Blake's poem" The Tyger. Was published 1794 as. Part of the Songs

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    "The Tyger" and "The Lamb" by William Blake, written in 1794 included both of these poems in his collection Songs of Innocence and Song of Experience, takes readers on a journey of faith. Through a cycle of unanswered questions, William Blake motivates the readers to question God. These two poems are meant to be interpreted in a comparison and contrast. They share two different perspectives, those being innocence and experience. To Blake, innocence is not better than experience. Both states have

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    The Lamb and The Tyger In the poems "The Lamb" and "The Tyger," William Blake uses symbolism, tone, and rhyme to advance the theme that God can create good and bad creatures. The poem "The Lamb" was in Blake's "Songs of Innocence," which was published in 1789. "The Tyger," in his "Songs of Experience," was published in 1794. In these contrasting poems he shows symbols of what he calls "the two contrary states of the human soul" (Shilstone 1). In "The Lamb," Blake uses the symbol of the

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    Pocket”, and “Lamb to the Slaughter” the characters do a lot of risky things. In the short story “Lamb to The Slaughter” Mary Maloney and all the characters took a lot of risks. One monumental risk is when she killed Patrick Maloney. Mary Maloney killed Patrick Maloney because he wanted a divorce so, she slaughtered him with a frozen piece of lamb. One risk that the cops took is when Mary Maloney told them to eat the price of lamb. Mary Maloney told the cops to eat the leg of lamb because that

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    famous poems from Songs of Innocence and Experience are “The Lamb and The Tyger”. These poems use animals to attest to God’s role as the Creator, yet they possess contrasting tones and language of the speaker and present conflicting views of God’s power and ability. “The Lamb” and “The Tyger” called me to ask questions of myself, my beliefs, and how my beliefs shape my worldview. In the first stanza of “The Lamb”, the speaker asks a lamb who was its creator. The speaker proceeds in the second stanza

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    Innocents over Experience A discussion of the archetypes in The Lamb/ the Tyger A questioned asked by all of us is used in both poems, “Doust thou know who made thy?”(Lamb L2)We all wonder who made us and are some of us made with innocents like a lamb, or made like a Tyger experienced. Can a Lamb and Tyger be similar or are they completely different? “The Lamb” by William Blake represents the animal as godly and innocents. While “The Tyger” William wonders who or what could make something so evil

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    English IV Mrs.Cole 6th period October 13,2017 The lamb and The tyger William Blake’s The Tyger and The Lamb are both very short poems in which the author poses rhetorical questions to what, at a first glance, would appear to be a lamba lamb and a tiger. In both poems he uses vivid imagery to create specific connotations and both poems contain obvious religious allegory. The contrast between the two poems is much easier to immediately realize . “The lamb” was published in a Blake anthology entitled

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    The Lamb - William Blake Summary The poem begins with the question, "Little Lamb, who made thee?" The speaker, a child, asks the lamb about its origins: how it came into being, how it acquired its particular manner of feeding, its "clothing" of wool, its "tender voice." In the next stanza, the speaker attempts a riddling answer to his own question: the lamb was made by one who "calls himself a Lamb," one who resembles in his gentleness both the child and

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