What does the T stand for in the TAPIT poetry analysis?
Title. What do you think the title means and why is it significant to the poem
What does the A stand for?
Attitude. What is the speaker(s) and the poet’s attitude or mood? Who is the speaker?
What does the P stand for?
Paraphrase. Translate the poem into your own words.
What does the I stand for?
Imagery. What kinds of imagery and poetic devices does the poet use? What is their figurative meaning? How do these poetic devices enhance the poem?
What does the (other) T stand for?
Theme. What is the overall theme or message the poet is trying to tell the reader?