This is an analysis of the poem I Love To Hear The Story that begins with:

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I love to hear the story... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: a bcbccdad X XabaXdaD X beXeXdeD
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,8,1,8,1,8,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: rima
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1 1101010 110101 1101010 111101 1111110 101101 0111011 011111 1 011110 110111 0111110 010110 1011010 011101 1100011 011111 1 0101110 110111 1111011 111111 1111010 110111 0101010 011111
  • Amount of stanzas: 6
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 105
  • Average number of words per stanza: 22
  • Amount of lines: 27
  • Average number of symbols per line: 23 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • 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 I Love To Hear The Story;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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