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Step 3; look at structure.
Is it a sonnet?
Does it rhyme if so, how?
Is it in stanzas?
Does the poem follow a pattern?
Does the shape of it on the page suggest anything linked to the
Does the poem have any freely floating lines which might stand
apart from the rest of the poem for emphasis?
Does it use enjambment?…read more
Step 4; plan and WRITE.
Paragraph 1; answer the first part of the question;
what do you think the poet is saying...
Paragraph 2; answer the second part of the question;
how does he...
There is unlikely to be enough time to write a proper
concluding paragraph; the final sentence of your last
paragraph should ideally draw it to a conclusion.…read more