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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Hafiz comments on the commonality of a life of worship between humans and animals in the poem "The _____ and I Will Chat".
2. Chapter 21 opens with an invitation from God to dance in the poem "The God Who Only Knows ______ Words".
3. "The Heart's ___________" occurs when it makes itself God's pawn, according to Hafiz in his writing.
4. When a person does not understand the proximity of God in his life, Hafiz says he might have to ___________ them.
5. The first poem of Chapter 13 "______" suggests that everything in creation is part of God's body and so deserves to be revered.
6. 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.
(a) Horseback Riding.
(b) Holding hands.
7. "Spiced __________" describes the kind of sustenance that Hafiz offers in his poetry.
8. Hafiz discusses the experience of falling out of trust with God and then moving towards trusting again in the poem "A Still ____".
9. Hafiz refers to the things he will leave behind that he strove to be a steward for in the poem "Who Will Feed my _____".
10. The beauty of _________ makes believers expect to hear the voice of God in "Reaching Toward the Millet Fields."
11. Hafiz believes that he is merely "A Hole in a __________" that God plays when he is writing and living his life.
12. Hafiz describes people who don't know their own glory as "The Sun in ________" in one of his poems.
13. In the poem "Scratching my Back" Hafiz describes himself as a _____ scratching his back on the moon.
14. The final poem of chapter ten is called "Too ______ " and describes the bliss of unity that Hafiz experiences.
15. A person will be swallowed up by __________ if he does not find joyful work, according to Hafiz.
(a) A book.
(b) The waters.
(c) Their ego.
(d) The world.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Hafiz is so cleansed and finished by love, he becomes ___________ personified, ready to be consumed.
2. Hafiz suggests that surrender is _____ in the poem "The Clay Bowl's Destiny" and is God's intent for life on earth.
3. Hafiz describes a change in a person that occurs when they are ready to surrender to God in the poem "My _____ So Soft".
4. 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 _____".
5. 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.
This section contains 485 words
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