This is an analysis of the poem Ode To P E A C E that begins with:
O Thou, who bad'st thy Turtles bear
Swift from his Grasp thy golden Hair. ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
The information we provided is prepared by means of a special computer program. Use the criteria sheet to understand greatest poems or improve your poetry analysis essay.
- Rhyme scheme: aabaab X ccdbbd X eedffd X ggehhe
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,1,6,1,6,1,6,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rondeau rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11111101 10011101 111101 11110101 01010101 110101 1 100011001 11111101 010101 11110101 11111101 111101 1 11110111 11111101 011101 01010101 11110111 1111001 1 11011101 11011101 111101 11010101 11010111 011101
- Amount of stanzas: 7
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 124
- Average number of words per stanza: 21
- Amount of lines: 27
- Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; thy, his are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word o is repeated.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of Ode To P E A C E;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!
Pay attention: the program cannot take into account all the numerous nuances of poetic technique while analyzing. We make no warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability and suitability with respect to the information.