This is an analysis of the poem Their Way With It Done that begins with:

People want it their way.
With it done to insist....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaaXabcadXcbacdbaX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 18,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 101011 001001 111001 1110111 01 110010 111110 0011101 1110010 1110010 1001111 001101110 1101 001001 101010 1001 010110010 10101111001
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 508
  • Average number of words per stanza: 94
  • Amount of lines: 18
  • Average number of symbols per line: 27 (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.

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  • summary of Their Way With It Done;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation.

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