This is an analysis of the poem The Last Of Lost Beliefs that begins with:

Credibility.
Honesty....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aaabcbdcXaaXXXcdaeXafXeefXcc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 28,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10100 100 0100 1001 1010 10101 0101010 10101000 10010 100 001000100 101111 100101 1010110 1010100001 0100100010 111010100 101101011 01 101010100 01 01100110 111001 10100001 10000101 1101010 111 100111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 655
  • Average number of words per stanza: 101
  • Amount of lines: 28
  • Average number of symbols per line: 22 (very short strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 4
  • 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; it is repeated.

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

  • summary of The Last Of Lost Beliefs;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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