Friendly Advice to Young Men (Settings (Is the setting the same…
Friendly Advice to Young Men
Could they or the whole title have more than one meaning?
Yes, because it could be adressed to someone else than young men.
Do you need to check the meaning of any words?
No, because I understand all the words, obviously
What do the key words in the title bring in mind?
It brings to mind how to be a man
Speaker/s and Audiences
Is it usually poet who speaks?
Anyone could say this, if they wanted to give "friendly advice" to young men.
Who is the speaker?
The speaker is a person that is trying to express how she/ he feels about young man
Is the setting the same throughout?
No, because in this poem the different things you do can not be in the same place.
Does it change inside or between verses or sections of the poem?
It changes drastically, as the verses are about killing your dog or running for president.
Where is the poem set?
The poem is set in possibly a sacred place, because the poem literally spells instant death.
If so, how does the setting change and why?