1. Describe the atmosphere in the first stanza.
2. What is killing the soldiers?
3. What are the men holding in their hands in the final stanzas?
4. what happened to Wilfred owen during the First World War?
5. What poetic effect is ‘sudden successive…streak the silence’?
6. Identify (quote) one example of personificaion in the poem.
7. What are the poet’s feelings about God?
D grade – first three answers
C grade – first four answers
B grade – first six answers
A grade – all answers well explained