This is an analysis of the poem Vacant Lot With Pokeweed that begins with:

Tufts, follicles, grubstake
biennial rosettes, a low-...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaXbc dXbec deXca XXXbX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,5,5,5,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 110010 01001101 11110 111010 010001 0110101 0100111 101010 1001001 110111 0111101 111101 10110010 100101001 0101000 1101010 111100 011100 010100 010010
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 134
  • Average number of words per stanza: 20
  • Amount of lines: 20
  • Average number of symbols per line: 26 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 4
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of Vacant Lot With Pokeweed;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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