This is an analysis of the poem Unfulfilled that begins with:

Many have become saddened,
By the aspects of truth....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ABCD cdXaee ABCD XfXXgXaa ABCD gadbf ddddgXh hdXadhXhcefadc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,6,4,8,4,5,7,14,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1010110 101101 10010011 001101 10111101 1010101011 100111011001 010101001 00100001100100 11001000100 1010110 101101 10010011 001101 10111010 11011010 1110010101 0110 011100001 101111101 100101 1010111 1010110 101101 10010011 001101 1101001 11101001 0101110 10110111 110001010 11110 1001001 0101110101 01010111 010101 10100101 00010 110111010 010111 1110 00110001 111010111 00100100 01010100100 0010010010 110100 10010010 101 11001 10100
  • Amount of stanzas: 9
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 178
  • Average number of words per stanza: 30
  • Amount of lines: 51
  • Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and, to are repeated.

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

  • summary of Unfulfilled;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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