poem noun

ADJ. fine, good, great, magnificent, remarkable | collected, selected His collected poems were published after the war. | anonymous | autobiographical | sad | dramatic, epic, lyric, heroic, narrative | prose | love | war | humorous, nonsense, satirical

QUANT. anthology, collection

VERB + POEM compose, write | read She read the poem aloud. | recite | learn by heart | dedicate He dedicated the poem to his mother.

POEM + VERB be addressed to sb

PREP. in a/the ~ In his autobiographical poem ‘The Prelude’, Wordsworth describes his boyhood in the Lakes. | ~ about a poem about cultural differences