Poem: “The World is Too Much With Us” by William Wordsworth

Literary Element: Tone

Thesis Statement: In William Wordsworth’s “The World is Too Much With Us” the speaker’s use of tone highlights the theme of humankind being disconnected from nature due to materialism in the modern world.


Essay 2 Instructions

1.  Analyze ONE literary element to show/prove that ONE theme is present

2. The analysis of the poem must have its structure and rhyme scheme addressed.

3. Include three sources, with one of them being from your book (ISBN: 978-1-337-28101-0)

4. Minimum 400 words, maximum 600 words

5. MLA format, double-spaced, Times New Roman, and 12pt font.


Note: No internet sources allowed; no Sparknotes, Shmoop, etc.