|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. "Love Lifts Me" is the response of the _________ who can defy gravity and gloom, according to Hafiz.
2. Humanity is a fish on a _________ when it is separated from God, according to the final poem of the section by Hafiz.
3. In the poem "I _____ for you God" Hafiz praises the qualities that relationship with God cultivates in people.
4. Hafiz admits to there being a lot of challenge in the business of __________, according to one of his poems.
5. "_______" is a poem which describes the source of real poetry, according to Hafiz's perspective on life and writing.
6. "Lousy at ___________" is a poem about how God is a priceless jewel which is broken apart by man.
7. Hafiz describes the pain of seeing a decrease in love or understanding in the world in the poem "The ____ is Right".
8. In the poem "_____ Wandering" Hafiz describes the whole of creation as being as fragile as the sprout under a large animal.
9. A person will be swallowed up by __________ if he does not find joyful work, according to Hafiz.
(a) A book.
(b) The world.
(c) Their ego.
(d) The waters.
10. The poem "____ You to My Body" describes Hafiz's desire to keep his students close and teach them all the time.
11. 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".
12. Chapter 21 opens with an invitation from God to dance in the poem "The God Who Only Knows ______ Words".
13. When Hafiz is so cleansed and finished by love, he becomes ___________ personified, ready to be consumed.
14. The poem "Covers Her Face with Both Hands" describes how the ______ responds to people who refuse to act with kindness.
15. When a person does not understand the proximity of God in his life, Hafiz says he might have to ___________ them.
Short Answer Questions
1. Hafiz uses a parrot as a metaphor to describe teachers with no _____ in the poem "The Diamond Takes Shape".
2. Hafiz uses the metaphor of a prostitute for God promising good directions in the poem "Turn Left ______ Feet From Here".
3. A poem is an ornery __________ which begs to be heard, according to the writing of Hafiz.
4. Hafiz suggests that he has become so close to God and cleansed of the pain and longing in the poem "The Lamp That Needs no _____".
5. Hafiz suggests that sometimes God wearies of softly spoken love and he wants to shake his children by the shoulders in the poem called "Tired of Speaking _____".
This section contains 478 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)