This is an analysis of the poem Without Provocation that begins with:
Could I forgive someone or anyone,
Who intentionally thrived......
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abcddba XXXXddc X ec cX fdgf X gcd XXXbeb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,7,1,2,2,4,1,3,6,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1101111100 1010001 110001010 00101 101001 10101110010 111111 110 11111011001 0110101011001 0011011011 110010101010 1111101111 111100101111 11011010101 110 11101001010101 111111 01101011010111 1111101011 11111110011001 10100111 0011101111 111101 111110011 10101001110 01101010110001 1 11010010011 111 111110 1110101
- Amount of stanzas: 10
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 112
- Average number of words per stanza: 21
- Amount of lines: 32
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (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, i, you are repeated.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of Without Provocation;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!
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