This is an analysis of the poem Folks Who Wish To Boo Hoo that begins with:

My abundance is flowing.
Yes it is....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: AbcbdXXXdXXdAXcd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 16,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1010010 100 111011 1001 11111011001 1011110 111101011 1111001 1111111011 110 11011110 0110100101110101 1010010 1111001010 1110111011 1010110
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 496
  • Average number of words per stanza: 99
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • Average number of symbols per line: 30 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

  • 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 Folks Who Wish To Boo Hoo;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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