posted by Vanessa on .
How do you analyze a poem???...i always have trouble trying to understand the poem...especially metaphors because they have a different meaning then what the words means directly.
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites for explicating a poem:
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Here are some excellent websites that give you lots of good ideas. I'm listing them in my own preference order, but you should look through all of them:
Read The large issues, The details, etc.
The various forms of poetry are listed here; there's an excellent collection of literary terms glossaries as you scroll down.