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Transcendentalism

Jeopardy
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Core Beliefs

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Transcendentalists
believe one should trust
this over the senses?

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God, humans and
nature unite in this…

Over-soul
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for worse. that though the wide universe is full of good. . no Kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till”. that imitation is suicide. that he must take himself for better. as his portion.“There is a time in every man’s education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance.

Ralf Waldo Emerson Back .

. and sing myself. for every atom belonging to me as good belongs to you”.Who wrote this quote? “I celebrate myself. and what I assume you shall assume.

Walt Whitman Back .

Poetry with no set rhyme or meter Hint: Whitman’s child .

Free verse Back .

“To be great is to be misunderstood” .

self reliance Back .Ralph Emerson.

“The boatman singing what belongs to him in his boat” .

I hear America singing Back .Walt Whitman.

“I lean and loaf and loaf at my ease observing a spear of summer grass” .

Song of Myself Back .Walt Whitman.

.Who wrote this quote? “That government is best which governs least”.

Henry David THoreau Back .

He kindly stopped for me” .“Because I could not stop for death.

Back Personification .

An imperfect rhyme .

Slant rhyme Back .

I hear America singing .

Personification or metonymy Back .

and sounds it down to me .Ya-honk he says.

Back Onomatopeia .

. the varied carols I hear”.Who wrote this quote? “I hear America singing.

Walt Whitman Back .

Daily Double .

but at once a better government” . not at once no government.“I ask for.

Henry ThoreauCivil Disobedience Back .

I first surmised the horses heads were toward eternity. .

hyperbole Back .

. .No political or religious organization is more important than this.

individual Back .

“Self-reliance is its aversion” .

Ralph EmersonSelf-Reliance Back .

Definition: An Extreme Exaggeration… .

Hyperbole Back .

by memorial mold Birds by the snow .Love.

Slant rhyme Back .

In order to find himself Thoreau began this type of living .

Essential living Back .

One can know the self through observation of this… .

nature Back .

The carpenter singing his as he measures his plank or beam The mason singing his as he makes ready for work or leaves off work .

Parallel structure Back .

is taught by thirst”. .Who wrote this quote? “Water.

Emily Dickinson Bsck .

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The Brain is wider than the sky. .

Simile Back .