Thanks a lot for lending your ears,
Hour after hour.

Comprehension Questions
What do you understand the following words and phrases to mean? For each word or phrase, give an example sentence of your own to show you understand the meaning.

  1. Sweetheart   ______________________________________________________
  2. A lot   _____________________________________________________________
  3. To lend one’s ears   _______________________________________________
  4. Hour after hour   _________________________________________________


Follow-up Activity
Now write a three-line poem of your own. Your poem should use one of the words or phrases from the “Sweetheart” poem. Give your poem a one-word title.