Read the following extract carefully and answer the questions that follow by
choosing the most appropriate option from those given below. (3 Marks)
But it flickers. Faces and darkness separate us over and over.
Now I am a lake. A woman bends over me, Searching my reaches for what she really is.
Then she turns to those liars, the candles or the moon.
(a) Us in the second line refers to the mirror and
(i) the poet
(ii) the God
(iii) the wall
(iv) the woman
(b) Which poetic device is used in line 3 ?
(i) a metaphor
(ii) an alliteration
(iii) a paradox
(iv) an irony
(c) In the depths of the pool the woman is searching for
(i) her lost ring
(ii) a terrible fish
(iii) her lost beauty and youth
(iv) some pearls