This is an analysis of the poem That's Too Old School that begins with:
Exposing one's imperfections,
To openly confess to address......
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abXXXacbdeab dXX a bdX cbed XdXX ffeXd XXaXad
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 12,3,1,3,4,4,5,6,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 01011010 010001011 01101010 01001 110101001 10101011010 1010010 1100100100 1010100010100 1011101 1101001010 010010100 111011110 1101 0100110010 10010101 110 111000110 01101001011 0111011 0110011 110100101 1111010 10 100 101011101100 011010 1 11010 0111101 11010000101 11010 111111 11100100101000 11111010011 11 110101110110
- Amount of stanzas: 9
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 128
- Average number of words per stanza: 21
- Amount of lines: 37
- Average number of symbols per line: 30 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
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 is repeated.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of That's Too Old School;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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