Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Wordsworth's 'Tintern Abbey' as a Wordle

For the benefit of those studying William Wordsworth's 'Lines Written a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey' for the Leaving Certificate, here is a Wordle of the 230 most frequently used words in the poem (the more often the word appears in the text, the larger it is in the Wordle. Click on it for a larger view).

Consider the importance of the 'largest' words: 'thoughts', 'life', dear', 'years', 'nature', 'mind', 'deep', 'joy'...

(Click here for our Shakespeare series of Wordles).

1 comment:

Consumer Reviews said...

Wordles are great little gadgets! I love that there are Shakespeare Wordles available!