This is an analysis of the poem A Representation Of Their Interpretation that begins with:

People will find any excuse,
To enforce an image of superiority....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXabcbcXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 9,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rima
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: blank verse
  • Metre: 10011001 0011100100100 100101101 010100010010 011011 00100100101010 110011101 011001001101 010100011010
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 354
  • Average number of words per stanza: 55
  • Amount of lines: 9
  • Average number of symbols per line: 38 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; their is repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word to is repeated.

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

  • summary of A Representation Of Their Interpretation;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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