This is an analysis of the poem Admit It that begins with:

You can not be 'that',
When you need to be 'here'....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXab XbcdX XaXcacXbXefX fdbeXe
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,5,12,6,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11101 1110010 01101 0010011010 1111101 111101 11011 001111 1110101 01001101 11111 1100 11111 10101001 1110101 1101 1101010 01110 0100101110 110100101 001011 1011000 11010 11101 1010100111 101001 01010111000 111110010
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 194
  • Average number of words per stanza: 36
  • Amount of lines: 28
  • Average number of symbols per line: 27 (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.

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

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

  • summary of Admit It;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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