This is an analysis of the poem Tintagel that begins with:
DEAD man! will you ride with me,
As you rode that night of yore, ...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbA cXAc addX eaaeXadda
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,9,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1101101 1111101 0110111 0100101 1110101 1110100 0100101 1010111 1110111 1010101 1110101 1110100 1011101 1010011 1111100 11100111 1011111 1011101 1110111 1101101
- Amount of stanzas: 5
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 137
- Average number of words per stanza: 24
- Amount of lines: 20
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (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; you, dead are repeated.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of Tintagel;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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