Langston Hughes: 'As I Grew Older'
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Langston Hughes: 'As I Grew Older'

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What does the speaker's dream represent in the poem?

An unattainable goal or aspiration

What does the wall symbolize in the poem?

Societal barriers and discrimination

What is the significance of the speaker's hands in the poem?

They represent the speaker's determination and resilience

What is the main obstacle faced by the speaker in the poem?

<p>A physical wall separating the speaker from their dream</p> Signup and view all the answers

What does the shadow symbolize in the poem?

<p>The absence of hope and light</p> Signup and view all the answers

What does the speaker's plea to 'Break through the wall!' and 'Find my dream!' signify?

<p>The pursuit of personal aspirations</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the main obstacle faced by the speaker in the poem?

<p>The wall</p> Signup and view all the answers

What does the shadow symbolize in the poem?

<p>Oppression</p> Signup and view all the answers

What does the speaker's plea to 'Break through the wall!' and 'Find my dream!' signify?

<p>Desire for freedom</p> Signup and view all the answers

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