This is an analysis of the poem Again Endorsing The Lady that begins with:

Horace: Book II, Elegy 2
"Liber eram et vacuo meditabar vivere lecto--"...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

The information we provided is prepared by means of a special computer program. Use the criteria sheet to understand greatest poems or improve your poetry analysis essay.

  • Rhyme scheme: X X abXXbcXc XaXaXaba XaXaXddd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,1,8,8,8,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10111001 10010110100010101 1111111110 10101 1010100011101 10110 111101111 10011 0100010011 0101 1101010011 0101 1010111011100 01 111000101000 1 110111001010 111 01011100110 101 0101010111000 01 111101000 01010 11010111010 1010
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 161
  • Average number of words per stanza: 28
  • Amount of lines: 27
  • Average number of symbols per line: 29 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; i, her, of are repeated.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in it:

  • summary of Again Endorsing The Lady;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

More information about poems by Franklin Pierce Adams