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William Wordsworth wrote a poem about daffodils in 1804: "I wandered lonely as a cloud / That floats high o'er vales and hills, / When all at once I saw a crowd, / A host, of golden daffodils; / Beside the lake, beneath the trees, / Fluttering and dancing in the breeze."

  1. 1. What were the daffodils doing in the poem?
    1. a. Fluttering and dancing
    2. b. Wandering and sighing
    3. c. Winking and laughing
  2. 2. The poem starts: "I wandered lonely as a..."
    1. a. Cloud
    2. b. Mist
    3. c. Fog
  3. 3. Who wrote a poem about daffodils?
    1. a. William Blake
    2. b. William Wordsworth
    3. c. William Shakespeare