This is an analysis of the poem We Each Perceive From A Different Point Of View that begins with:

We walk on paths that have separate purposes
You say I have written too many poems, ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: AABC dadX daeXee ABCXXXXAafXabf
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,6,14,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 111111101100 11111011010 101000 011011 10100100 11111010 10111000101 10101001010111 1111101100101 111101000111 00111010111 101110010110 110101010 11101010101010 11111011010 101000 011011 1 1111110 110 1101 111111101100 0010010010 1110100100101 01110100110 110100 11100011101
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 195
  • Average number of words per stanza: 36
  • Amount of lines: 27
  • Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • 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, you are repeated.

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

  • summary of We Each Perceive From A Different Point Of View;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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