- William Carlos Williams was an American poet. Read his biography and answer the questions
- Where and when was he born?
- What university did he go to?
- What did he study?
- What literary movement did he belong to?
- Name two other poets that appear in the text
- Where and when did he die?
- This is a very famous poem written by the American poet William Carlos Williams. Listen to him reading his poem
This is just to say
by William Carlos Williams
I have eaten
that were in
you were probably
they were delicious
so sweet and
- Now it's your turn to create a poem with the same structure
- In this short poem you have to use sentences in the present perfect, past simple and past continuous. If you need to revise these tenses,click on them.