This is an analysis of the poem Psychotic And Dysfunctional that begins with:

Put me on your readers list,
If you wish....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ABCDaaeXXfdfeXABCD
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 18,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1111101 011 1101110 10111 01 10110101 10110 1111011 1101 101111101 111011010100 10110 10111 11010101000 1111101 011 1101110 10111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 486
  • Average number of words per stanza: 90
  • Amount of lines: 18
  • Average number of symbols per line: 26 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

    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; you is repeated.

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

  • summary of Psychotic And Dysfunctional;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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