This is an analysis of the poem No Acceptance Of What Is Going On that begins with:
Many today are living lives in desperation.
Few are still clinging onto delusions....
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ABBCXdX abXd ABBC AXX AaX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,4,4,3,3,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1001110101010 1111010010 0111010100101 101001 010100100 111001 01111000 101010010101 010110 1110010 1010100101 1001110101010 1111010010 0111010100101 101001 111 110110010 00111 111 1110100101 011001110
- Amount of stanzas: 5
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 142
- Average number of words per stanza: 25
- Amount of lines: 21
- Average number of symbols per line: 33 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and is repeated.
The author used the same word minds at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
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