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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The final poem of chapter ten is called "Too ______ " and describes the bliss of unity that Hafiz experiences.
2. Hafiz is a __________ ready to be eaten in the poem, "Throw Me on a Scale" in this collection of poetry.
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. The poem "It Will Stretch Out Its Leg" compares poetry to a man ______ someone to make them stop and listen.
(b) Yelling at.
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".
Short Answer Questions
1. "The ________ Warehouse" is a place full of distractions from the divine, according to Hafiz.
2. _________ is the fruit of creation and then its prized possession and source of joy, according to Hafiz.
3. "An Invisible Pile of __________" is how Hafiz knows that God is real, according to the poem.
4. In "The ________ Girl," Hafiz realizes he needs to leave his own sense of self behind when he is approaching God.
5. Hafiz uses the imagery of drinking God's greatness and the discontentment that come from comparison breaking the wine glass in the poem "Why Aren't We All Screaming _____".
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Hafiz encourage the reader to do once they bail out from churches, according to this translation of Hafiz?
2. What is so important for the reader to learn from the poem, "Stay Close to the Sounds"?
3. What is God symbolized as in "Lousy at Math," according to this translation of Hafiz?
4. What does a poem in the book say Hafiz has used in order to become a lamp which needs no oil?
5. What does "What Should We Do About the Moon?" describe to the reader, from Hafiz's point of view?
6. What is the surrender to which Hafiz refers in "The Clay Bowl's Destiny"?
7. What is supposed to happen to all of creation, according to "Reverence," in this section of Hafiz's poems?
8. What does the title of "We Might Have to Medicate You" mean to the reader, according to this translation?
9. How is a poem described in "Sometimes I Say to a Poem" according to this translation of Hafiz?
10. What is creation described as in "Elephant Wandering" according to this translation of Hafiz?
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