In this regard, what is the main idea of the poem The New Colossus?
The Main theme of this poem is to welcome immigrants into America to get provided freedom from their home countries and opportunities provided in America.
Likewise, who is the speaker in line 10 of the new colossus? The poem is fourteen lines long, and the first eight lines, called an octave, have the rhyme scheme abbaabba. The last six lines, called a sestet, have a rhyme scheme of cdcdcd. As stated earlier, the speaker of the poem, presumably Lazarus , compares the Statute of Liberty to the Colossus.
Then, what is the difference between the old Colossus and The New Colossus?
The Old Colossus stood for a country that valued its ability to conquer and control, while the New Colossus represented a country dedicated to the welfare of the people.
What is the tone of the new colossus?
The tone of the poem “The New Colossus ” is proud, enthusiastic and patriotic.