This is an analysis of the poem You Are The Treasure that begins with:

You are the treasure.
Sparkling and radiant....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: AXbccddXdddbeeXAceXe
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 20,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rima
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11010 1001100 0100101111 111101 0101100 0011011101 10010001010 1111011111 100111 0101001001 111011010 011 010101111 1001 111111111 11010 111101001 1110010 101101101011 0101101000100
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 664
  • Average number of words per stanza: 113
  • Amount of lines: 20
  • Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

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

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

  • summary of You Are The Treasure;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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