This is an analysis of the poem Increasingly Addicted that begins with:

Cultural and self hate issues,
Will remain to stay......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ABCDc ceba aXXa fXga ABCDc Xfafeg
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,4,4,4,5,6,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10011110 00101 11010010001 00100101110 1101010010001 1101011101 10100110101010 001010100101 0111001100001 10101010100 01001100 0110011 110101101 1101100101 1001000101101 10100101 11101010011 10011110 00101 11010010001 00100101110 11010011010 10010101101 0111011010 10011110101100 0010100010 10011001 110100010001000
  • Amount of stanzas: 6
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 187
  • Average number of words per stanza: 32
  • Amount of lines: 28
  • Average number of symbols per line: 39 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • 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.

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

  • summary of Increasingly Addicted;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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