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It expresses the view of a person who disagrees with the use of symbolism personification and form in theme for english b by langston hughes. Good poems for identifying figurative language personification, symbolism and imagery langston hughes' poem dreams is an excellent poem to use for. Teaching american literature: a journal of theory and practice winter 2007 (1:1) jazz in the english classroom: langston hughes’ “theme for english b” and bebop identity [form]ation eric otto, penn state erie, the behrend college langston hughes’ “theme for english b” offers a wonderful opportunity to bring both formal and.
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