This is an analysis of the poem This He Is Going To Fix that begins with:

The breaking down and restructuring,
Can not be missed....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abacXbXXX dd XebcaceXc XXccb
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 9,2,9,5,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 010110100 1101 1100111010 00101011 11010 0110111 01011010 11011000 001000100 110101101 00111001 11000110001 11001111 110 1010100 1010 110010100 110011111 110100100 100001 11 1001101 0101001 11001101 01101000
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 192
  • Average number of words per stanza: 32
  • Amount of lines: 25
  • 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; and, those are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word and is repeated.

    The author used the same word and at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

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  • summary of This He Is Going To Fix;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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