This is an analysis of the poem Fewer Questions To Ask that begins with:

The more my mind expands,
Into a broadening clarity that connects......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXbX baXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: blank verse
  • Metre: 011101 000100100101 1111000110001 1100110100100 011101100111 00101110110100 11111010111 11010011010010
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 180
  • Average number of words per stanza: 32
  • Amount of lines: 8
  • Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

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

  • summary of Fewer Questions To Ask;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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