This is an analysis of the poem Lost Within The Loop that begins with:

Lost within the loop.
Giving up mentalities, ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXbbXc ccdad eebfcfdX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,5,8,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: couplets
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10101 1011000 0101011101010 10100100101 101011101 1001001 1010101 0100001011001 01100110101000 10001 10101010100 11100100100100100 111110101000 10001011011 1001001010 11001 00100101111 0010111010 101100101010
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 245
  • Average number of words per stanza: 38
  • Amount of lines: 19
  • Average number of symbols per line: 38 (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.

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

  • summary of Lost Within The Loop;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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