This is an analysis of the poem Party Pooper that begins with:

A digging of a trench,
Believed to prevent......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abcdaebXXXfdbfegXfXXfX XchgXXbhbfb
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 22,11,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 010001 01001 001000010 0010010011 001001000101 0010010010010 11001001 1001010010 1110 1111101100 11110110100 10010010 1101000101000 10110010 0010010101101 00100100010111 111001 1001001000 01110001001 001000110011 001001100 11101110101 1 1110001 10001010 1111100101 010101000010101 111 0011101010 1110101001011 101111010100 11111010010
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 394
  • Average number of words per stanza: 68
  • Amount of lines: 32
  • Average number of symbols per line: 36 (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, they, you are repeated.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in it:

  • summary of Party Pooper;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation.

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