This is an analysis of the poem Living Within And Behind Walls that begins with:

Consented to give it or not it to get,
Folks who have obtained......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abXaXcXXXXaXa cXbccXbXc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 13,9,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 01001011001 11101 110100 11001101000101 11101100101 10101000101010 111111101011 11110010100 00101000101100 1010111111 1 0110100010 1010011011001 1010011011 0011110110110 11010101010001 11011010101 100100100100011 101 1010110100101 010 110100011101
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 452
  • Average number of words per stanza: 71
  • Amount of lines: 22
  • Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
  • 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; to, and are repeated.

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

  • summary of Living Within And Behind Walls;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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