This is an analysis of the poem Too Cheap And Cheesy that begins with:

I am not a garbage creator.
But I do understand, ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXaaa XbbXX XbXXa
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,5,5,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: rondeau
  • Metre: 111010010 111101 1110110 11011 010111 111110100 0101111 101011011 11010010 0101 110101010 0111101 111110 1101 1101011001
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 133
  • Average number of words per stanza: 28
  • Amount of lines: 15
  • Average number of symbols per line: 26 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • 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 Too Cheap And Cheesy;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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