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If I Were A Voice

Watch the video of the choral performance of "If I Were a Voice" and answer these questions:

1.  What poetic devices does Mackay use in the poem "If I Had A Voice"?
2.  How do the performers choose to highlight these?
3.  What do you think are the main ideas the poet is raising?
4.  How do the performers highlight these?
5.  What other choices do the performers make in their presentation of the poem?
6.  Do you think they missed anything?

The video of the choral reading is here.
The poem "If I Were A Voice" can be read here.