This is an analysis of the poem Break Ups Aren'T The Same that begins with:

When sweet love is sent to you,
The heart that sends it...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaXXaXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1110101 01110 101010 110100 010001000011 111001 11011111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 219
  • Average number of words per stanza: 38
  • Amount of lines: 7
  • Average number of symbols per line: 30 (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 Break Ups Aren'T The Same;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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