This is an analysis of the poem Growing Too Fast that begins with:
I too knew so well,
Exposed scenes young eyes......
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XXabX XbaXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,5,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11111 01111 111 0010100101 110010100 1110100 1110111 01110011 001111101 11010101011
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 155
- Average number of words per stanza: 29
- Amount of lines: 10
- 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 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; too is repeated.
The author used the same word i 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 Growing Too Fast;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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