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Classic English Poetry

This section of our site is devoted to classic English poetry. Many of the poems featured on our site also include audio soundfiles, so you can listen to a native speaker of English read the lines, as you read. New poems are added on a regular basis.

Anonymous - Ode to Joy

William Barnes - The Wife-A-Lost

Beowulf

William Blake - The New Jerusalem

Charlotte Bronte - Parting

Rupert Brooke - The Soldier

Lewis Carroll - Jabberwocky

A. E. Housman - Loveliest of Trees

Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes

Dante Gabriel Rossetti - Autumn Song

Percy Bysshe Shelley - Ozymandias

Alfred, Lord Tennyson - The Charge of the Light Brigade

 

 

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