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Analysis and comments on I Hear America Singing. by Walt Whitman

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Comment 20 of 140, added on January 28th, 2005 at 2:08 PM.

what i thought about the poem "I Hear America Singing" was that it was
enjoyable. I think he was trying to say that having a good job to go to
everyday is enjoying. I also think that he's trying to say that jobs are
not always bad there sometimes wonderful. I also think he's trying to say
sing about what you have instead of showing it off to everyone.

Tanesha Richardson from United States
Comment 19 of 140, added on January 28th, 2005 at 2:07 PM.


MARIELA MARTINEZ from United States
Comment 18 of 140, added on January 28th, 2005 at 2:09 PM.

she was trying to say the different ways american express themselves.

jose guillen from United States
Comment 17 of 140, added on January 28th, 2005 at 2:06 PM.

I think that the poem "I hear America Singing" is a very good poem because
it says that you shouldn't hate what you do for a living.If you have to do
it anyways might as well enjoy it.

Yery Aguilar from United States
Comment 16 of 140, added on January 28th, 2005 at 2:05 PM.

To me it talks about people singing about the country they love, what makes
people happy about living in the u.s.a.
Makes people want to sing about there prombles. Also makes everbody want to
sing there troubles away.

Marcellus Cox from United States
Comment 15 of 140, added on January 17th, 2005 at 5:07 PM.

Hi, I am working on an assignment for english that is to compare the two
poets, Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson. I am not just to state the
obvious; Dickenson is confined and Whitman was out experiencing nature. I
am supposed to find deeper meaning into the poetry and contrast and
compare. If anyone has ideas to help me please, please e-mail me.

matt from United States
Comment 14 of 140, added on January 13th, 2005 at 11:28 AM.

Whitman man a good and also boring man. This poem is really boring and also
has a very good facts about the poeple. Look at America now! How is it! the
poem has nothing antmore for someone to read cause it's pointless!

Alex from Australia
Comment 13 of 140, added on January 7th, 2005 at 10:10 PM.

When I read this poem, I find Whitman only thought of the people who did
physical labour. Did they represent all Americans?

Rainbow from China
Comment 12 of 140, added on January 6th, 2005 at 1:24 PM.

This poem is okay to me.I think it just means that everybody is important
in America. Woopie!

darryl from United States
Comment 11 of 140, added on January 6th, 2005 at 1:16 PM.

I liked this poem because it talks about all the hard woking people
all over America. He says that if everybody had a song they would all be
different. I also like it because he is talking about the importance of the
common people.

Leyla Rodriguez from United States

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Information about I Hear America Singing.

Poet: Walt Whitman
Poem: 4. I Hear America Singing.
Volume: Leaves of Grass
- 5. The Answerer
Year: 1900
Added: Feb 7 2004
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Poem of the Day: Feb 11 2012

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