Ted Hughes’ early is said to be an observation of the world of creatures, which in turn confronts the behaviour and existence of humankind itself. Write about ‘Hawk Roosting,’ and ‘The Jaguar’ with reference to the above.
Ted Hughes was born in Mytholmroyd, west Yorkshire in 1930. His imagery is vividly cruel and violent, and his ability to convey beauty and horror, with his determination to understand the hearts of nature and mankind has received immediate
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Nothing and nobody should control all of Creation like that. The tone Ted Hughes uses for the Hawk is also very overpowering; The Hawk speaks in a masterful, proud and patronising way, as if we were inferior to him, but also in a nasty, menacing way, as a warning that we might be next.
The jaguar uses much different but still equally effective uses of language through out the poem.