Owen uses words that set up ripples of meaning beyond the literal and exploit coughing finds an echo later in the poem, while gas shells dropping softly. Dulce et decorum est is a poem wilfred owen wrote following his experiences fighting in the trenches in northern france during world war i. In wilfred owen's poem, “dulce et decorum est,” wilfred owen uses vivid imagery to contrast the rhetoric of the ideal and the horror of the reality.
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