1‘in the poem, the oak trees are personified’
humanize, anthropomorphize, personalize
2‘you personify every foreigner's image of the perfect English gentleman’
epitomize, embody, be the embodiment of, be the incarnation of, typify, exemplify, represent, symbolize, stand for, give human form to, give human shape to, body forth, incarnate, be representative of, encapsulate, manifest
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.