Analysis of the Poem “Not Bad, Dad, Not Bad” Choose a poem that appeals to you. b) Read the poem all the way through. c) Determine the meaning and pronunciation of each word used in the poem. Consult a dictionary or ask your teacher for help finding additional resources. d) Summarize the the central ideas of the poem and determine the poem’s mood. Your understanding of the poem will affect your speaking style. gravityform id=”9″ title=”true” description=”true”]