TPFASTT Poetry Analysis
What is it?
Title- Anticipate meaning questions?
Paraphrase- What does it mean?
Figurative- How do they affect meaning?
Attitude- Analyze narrators tone
Shift- Note shift in tone, subject, diction and syntax
Title- Reanalyze title and figure out how the title plays a part in the poem?
Theme- What is the poem saying?
Poetry Analysis- Is to pretty much break down a poem (using TPFASTT) into all its important elements and explain how they work together to create an effect or reinforce a meaning.