This is an analysis of the poem Stuns With A Threatening Done that begins with:

People fed delusions all of their lives,
With documents certified to validate their beliefs......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXbXcbXbX aacXacddd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 9,9,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: limerick
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: blank verse
  • Metre: 1010101011 01001010100101 10010101 100000100011 011101001000100 1110011100001 1001001 11111 111101001 10101010 1101010011 0011010100 0101100001 11101010101010 1010010101000 10010101 110001011101 1101101001
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 376
  • Average number of words per stanza: 62
  • Amount of lines: 18
  • Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word no is 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 Stuns With A Threatening Done;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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