This is an analysis of the poem Psychotherapy that begins with:
Pain gnaws into man,
lacerating with its claws....
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XabX cXbc XdXa acXX XaXa baad XbXd Xc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,4,2,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11001 1000001 0010011 11010101 110001 101001110 01001 110101 01001 01010010 010010 11010101 10010001 001011 10010 1010010 111111 10101110 0111100 11111 1001111 1101 110011 01010 100100100 1011000 110111010 010001110 1 01011011
- Amount of stanzas: 8
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 99
- Average number of words per stanza: 18
- Amount of lines: 31
- Average number of symbols per line: 25 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
The speaker asks many questions. Perhaps, he or she is in confusion.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and is repeated.
The author used the same word and at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of Psychotherapy;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!
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