NCERT Solutions for Class 10 English for Fire and Ice Poem
Thinking about the Poem
2. For Frost, what do ‘fire’ and ‘ice’ stand for? Here are some ideas:
‘Fire’ stands for greed, avarice, lust, conflict and fury. ‘Ice’ stands for cruelty, intolerance, rigidity, insensitivity, coldness, indifference and hatred.
3. What is the rhyme scheme of the poem? How does it help in bringing out the contrasting ideas in the poem?
The rhyme scheme of the poem is: a, b, a, a; b. c, b, c,b.