Wordsworth, Emerson, Bryant, and Tennyson wrote before Frost and influenced him. The poems of these poets are able to be paired with Frost’s poems because they share some commonality of subject.
For the purpose of comparison, look at the poem “Design” by Robert Frost and “The Rhodora” by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Write a 750-1,000-word essay comparing the two poems, noting how they are similar or dissimilar. Focus on elements in the poems that convince you of their relevance to a particular school: Romantic or Modernist.