This is an analysis of the poem Everything About This I Adore that begins with:

Nothing more is it I adore,
With such a certainty would be......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: AXbacdc XXc dede bfgc Agf BAAaacd XbdcbfdXBAABaBac
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,3,4,4,3,7,16,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10100101 01010010 101100 01011111 0010101 11110101010100 101100010111 10111101 11010101 01110100 11111001000 011000101 0100100011000 101111011 111101000100 11001101110 110101010011 0100010111010 10100101 110111 0100001 1101010 1111101 101 11110110101 111110111101 01 01011010 11110010 01111 0101011 110111101 0010010 110110 1101110 1101010 1111101 101 1101010 101 1101010 1111111 11011101011
  • Amount of stanzas: 8
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 173
  • Average number of words per stanza: 32
  • Amount of lines: 43
  • Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • 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; to is repeated.

    The author used the same words nothing, i, and at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

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

  • summary of Everything About This I Adore;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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