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Analysis and comments on The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost

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Comment 461 of 1111, added on May 9th, 2007 at 12:34 PM.

this poem is cool i guess. it shows that we can only choose one way to go.
You cant ever pick two ways to go.


W. Murphy from United States
Comment 460 of 1111, added on May 9th, 2007 at 12:21 PM.

i believe this poem is about a man not knowing which way he wants to take
in his life. He is saying once you make a choice you cannot just go down
the other road if you know you make a mistake. You live with the choices
you make.
:]

Ian Hart from United States
Comment 459 of 1111, added on May 9th, 2007 at 12:29 PM.

i believe that he's trying to prove that even if most people in your life
take a certain path if it doesnt suit you go the other way. Everyone has a
fork in the road in thier life at one time, and its just a matter of how
you want to deal with it. In other words don't be a follower, be a leader
and lead, to a different kind of happiness in life.


pelin
Comment 458 of 1111, added on May 9th, 2007 at 12:18 PM.

In the poem, "The Road Not Taken" written by Robert Frost is about many
different things. To start off, I think that this poem is about how people
can make decisions that can change their lives forever. Some decisions can
be good but can be bad. If the choice you make is bad, you learn from it
and grow off of it to make sure you do not make the same mistake again in
the future. But, if the decision you make is for the better then that means
that you may have already made a bad choice and learned from it and mde the
better choice. Lastly, this poem also is about, to me, that people will
pick the things they think enhance their personlity and overall better for
thier choices for their future. An example of this is a choice in a career,
living spaces, or just as simple as what top eat or drink.

Matthew Fauls from United States
Comment 457 of 1111, added on May 9th, 2007 at 12:17 PM.

I believe this poem represents a sense of tranquility and peacefulness. I
think he should add more spice to his poems...but enough about what i
think, what do YOU think?!

Ricardo Martinez
Comment 456 of 1111, added on May 9th, 2007 at 12:21 PM.

I think this poem talks about different paths that people can take.
Everyone has different directions to go in...so choose your choices wisely.

ariel from United States
Comment 455 of 1111, added on May 9th, 2007 at 12:17 PM.

I believe this poem represents a sense of tranquility and peacefulness. I
think he should add more spice to his poems...but enough about what i
think, what do YOU think?!

Ricardo Martinez
Comment 454 of 1111, added on May 8th, 2007 at 2:02 PM.

this poem is confusing and i don't understand it

Niko from United States
Comment 453 of 1111, added on May 8th, 2007 at 1:45 PM.

when i read this poem i had no clue what it meant.

Niko from United States
Comment 452 of 1111, added on May 8th, 2007 at 1:58 PM.

I like this poem because it portrays one of life's biggest lessons- the
grass is always greener on the other side. Each time we make a decision
between two equally worthy choices, after the fact, we always look to the
other choice we did not choose with envy. Another thing it teaches us is to
be independant in our decision making and not choose something just because
it's more popular than the other. It's our life and we should live it the
way we want.

Kaylie from United States

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Information about The Road Not Taken

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 1. The Road Not Taken
Volume: Mountain Interval
Year: 1916
Added: Feb 1 2004
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