This is an analysis of the poem Bringing Us Merriment that begins with:

A recess of a mindlessness progresses.
And a reset of a collected mindset begins....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aabXcXXbc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 9,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 00100100110 1001000101101 10001000100 10101 1000111 10010110 101100 1101010 110101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 275
  • Average number of words per stanza: 46
  • Amount of lines: 9
  • 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:

    There are many three dots in the poem. Readers should think of the author's idea together with the pensive speaker.

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

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

  • summary of Bringing Us Merriment;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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