This is an analysis of the poem Success That Is Achieved that begins with:

The best success that is achieved,
Is the kind one feels within......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ABaa ccadd ABaXbX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,5,6,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: couplets
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: rondeau
  • Metre: 01011001 0011101 10101 1001001 01001 101001001001 0110110001 1111 01010010001 01011001 0011101 101011001001 100010001101 1111010001011 10001001110
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 175
  • Average number of words per stanza: 32
  • Amount of lines: 15
  • Average number of symbols per line: 34 (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.

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

  • summary of Success That Is Achieved;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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