Stanzas, verses and rhymes - show off what you know about poetry here.

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In what year was 'The Joy of Cooking' first published?

Who wrote the poem 'Paradise Lost'?

Who became Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom in 1999?

The poem 'To A Mountain Daisy' was written by who?

The poem that begins "Batter my heart, three-person's God" was written by which author?

Which of these was taken by the Owl and the Pussycat in the poem of the same name?

Joyce Kilmer is mainly remembered for a poem entitled what?

Who wrote the poem 'To Marguerite: Continued'?

The phrase "the truth is stranger than fiction" originates from which Lord Byron poem?

How many lines are there in a limerick?

In the UK, who is appointed by the Government to compose poems for special events and occasions?

In which European city did the poet John Keats die?

Who wrote the poem 'Kubla Khan'?

Which author wrote the poem 'Divine Comedy'?

Who wrote the book of poems entitled 'Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats'?

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