This is an analysis of the poem Deceit To Trick And Fool that begins with:

How can anyone substantiate,
Their validation of a kept majority? ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXXXabbX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 111000101 110100010100 11010101010 100011010011 1110010 010110001010 11000111110 101011010111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 323
  • Average number of words per stanza: 47
  • Amount of lines: 8
  • Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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  • summary of Deceit To Trick And Fool;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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