This is an analysis of the poem Further Trivializing Their Quick To Get High Lives that begins with:

When something to do can be done better,
But ignored because it does not qualify as urgent......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abXcXccXb babXXddcc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 9,9,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1100110110 10101011101110 100100 01010010111010 0110001011110 101 001 100101001101 1111011101001 1101110101 10100110110 01010001000110001 110001110101 01001110001001 11111000101 010100100110111 101010101010 000110101111010
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 402
  • Average number of words per stanza: 70
  • Amount of lines: 18
  • 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.

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines again is repeated).

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

  • summary of Further Trivializing Their Quick To Get High Lives;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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