What are some poetic elements in the song "Drops of Jupiter" by Train?  

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Poetic elements are how a poet uses sound and literary devices to create meaning in a poem.

As with most songs, there is a careful use of rhyme and rhythm.  End rhyme is where the ends of lines rhyme, as in this case.

Since the return from her stay on the moon
She listens like spring and she talks like June

Another tool that is also common in songs is repetition.  In most songs there is a chorus , which is repeated at...

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