This is an analysis of the poem People Snoozing Miss Info that begins with:

Listening to do and attentively,
Is a getting of info one could know....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ABC DEDFE GcGXG DEDFE GCC Gd GCc GbXABCcGCC
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 3,5,5,5,3,2,3,10,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rondeau rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1000110100 0010010111 0111101000 1101111 1010101011 11101 01010100 00100101100 1010110 111111 1010110 0101000101100 1010110 1101111 1010101011 11101 01010100 00100101100 1010110 111 11 1010110 11111111 1010110 111 1111 1010110 110100101 1000110100 0010010111 0111101000 1 1010110 111 11
  • Amount of stanzas: 9
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 113
  • Average number of words per stanza: 20
  • Amount of lines: 35
  • Average number of symbols per line: 28 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and, to, miss are repeated.

    The author used the same word people at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

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

  • summary of People Snoozing Miss Info;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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