The poetrypeaple used it as a means to express the remarkable events in their lives and to convey the feelings associated with them.
The three most important elements of poetry are:
* its sound
* its visual layout
* the special way it used language
Therefore it is necessary to focus our attention on the means by which the poet communicates his message. An analysis of the poet's technique, of his use of language, of the tone of his work should increase the enjoyment through a better understanding of the poem.