This is an analysis of the poem What 'Is' Tasteless? that begins with:
What 'is' tasteless?
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: a Xbcdecccfa aX bcXdgda XX hhfg XXXgfhfef
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,10,2,7,2,4,9,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1110 1 11 110100010 110 1010110010 100100100 010110101 0101 1001011010 1010111 11010101110 10100 1 1111010 1010100100100 010100010 11010111110 11100101 110100100 1 0011001 1 1111 1111101 01000010100 1 001110101 110111110 1110101 000100101 1111001001 111111101010 111
- Amount of stanzas: 8
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 118
- Average number of words per stanza: 21
- Amount of lines: 34
- 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.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word i is repeated.
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- summary of What 'Is' Tasteless?;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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