Question 8(Multiple Choice Worth 5 points)
Read the following lines:
A hurry of hoofs in a village-street,
A shape in the moonlight, a bulk in the dark,
And beneath from the pebbles, in passing, a spark
Struck out by a steed that flies fearless and fleet:
Which of the following statements best explains the effect of the alliteration in these lines?
The alliteration produces a complicated end rhyme scheme.
The alliteration creates a slow, suspenseful rhythm.
The alliteration gives human qualities to the hooves and the horse.
The alliteration creates a fast pace like the horses' hooves.
Tue Feb 19 2019 19:40:42 GMT-0500 (EST)