This is an analysis of the poem Kept Levels Of Mediocrity that begins with:

Those awarded and/or adorn their titles,
Worn as if the doing has been earned......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abbcXabXbXXbc XX XaXcXbaX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 13,2,8,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10101001110 110010101 010010010100010 110010110110010100 0110110110001 10111011101 1010011010101010 110101111 001010011001 1 0101001001010101 011111010 1010010001010100 1 10101001011000101 1 00100 11 11101000110010100 111111 1010100111000010 1110110 00100010011011101010
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 312
  • Average number of words per stanza: 50
  • Amount of lines: 23
  • Average number of symbols per line: 40 (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; by is repeated.

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

  • summary of Kept Levels Of Mediocrity;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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