Which statement best represents the power of the modern-day monster on readers?
a. readers learn to fear those who have exceptional physical strength and superhuman abilities.
b. the author challenges readers to identify the monster based on physical appearance.
c. the author reminds readers that the monster's only motive is to spread evil.
d. readers are forced to consider the possible monstrous actions inside of themselves, like hatred or prejudice.
the correct answer is c) abab.
the rhyme scheme that is used in the excerpt form richard lovelace’s “to lucasta, going to the wars” is “abab”.
when writing poetry, the lines in the stanza has to end in rhyme. in this case, the excerpt’s first stanza the rhymes are “a: unkind-mind” and “nunnery-fly”. richard lovelace was an english writer. he wrote the poem “to lucasta, going to the wars” is 1649. it refers to a man who goes to war, leaving behind a lover.