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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. A poem is an ornery __________ which begs to be heard, according to the writing of Hafiz.
2. "The ________ Warehouse" is a place full of distractions from the divine, according to Hafiz.
3. "The Tender Mouth" speaks of offering one's ___________ to Earth after death, as Hafiz describes it.
4. Hafiz returns to the idea that the __________ is temporary and that it is important to be connected to things that bring eternity and divinity to mind.
(b) Physical world.
5. The relationship between teacher and ______ is so intimate that it feels like a marriage is the subject of the poem "I Want Both of Us".
6. Hafiz refers to the things he will leave behind that he strove to be a steward for in the poem "Who Will Feed my _____".
7. The poem "It Will Stretch Out Its Leg" compares poetry to a man ______ someone to make them stop and listen.
(b) Yelling at.
8. Chapter 21 opens with an invitation from God to dance in the poem "The God Who Only Knows ______ Words".
9. When Hafiz is so cleansed and finished by love, he becomes ___________ personified, ready to be consumed.
10. Hafiz describes the ecstatic experience of his teacher's revelations of truth using the image of falling out of the windows in the poem "A _____ -Story House".
11. Hafiz uses the image of God as the ocean and anger is the thing that sinks men's boats in the poem called "The Great _____".
12. Hafiz admits to there being a lot of challenge in the business of __________, according to one of his poems.
13. Hafiz comments on the commonality of a life of worship between humans and animals in the poem "The _____ and I Will Chat".
14. In Chapter 22 the first poem called "Stay With Us" the fellowship is defined by those who have shed _____.
15. Hafiz uses a parrot as a metaphor to describe teachers with no _____ in the poem "The Diamond Takes Shape".
Short Answer Questions
1. "Love Lifts Me" is the response of the _________ who can defy gravity and gloom, according to Hafiz.
2. The poem "_____ Gods" opens the tenth chapter and focuses on drawing attention away from counterfeit gods.
3. In the poem "Scratching my Back" Hafiz describes himself as a _____ scratching his back on the moon.
4. The first poem in Chapter 14 is called "A ____ For Your Head" in which Hafiz offers comfort to those exhausted by their trying to exist separate from God.
5. Hafiz uses the metaphorical activity of _______ in the poem "I am Full of Love Tonight" in which God is the lover and humans are the beloved.
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