This is an analysis of the poem Undeceived that begins with:
SECURE within his citadel, my heart,
A roystering King, has quaft his goblets brimm'd...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aXaaXbbXaXXa
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 12,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 0101010111 01001110101 110010011111 1101000111 11000111001 01010010101 1000011101 0101010101 110111111 1101010111 0101110101 10010011101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 522
- Average number of words per stanza: 92
- Amount of lines: 12
- Average number of symbols per line: 43 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
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; has, his, and are repeated.
There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines slept is repeated).
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of Undeceived;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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