This is an analysis of the poem Ab Kis Kaa Jashn Manaate Ho that begins with:

ab kis kaa jashn manaate ho us des kaa jo taqsiim huaa
ab kis ke giit sunaate ho us tan-man kaa jo do-niim huaa ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XX a XX X XX XX XX X XX X XX XX XX X bb X bb c bb X aa c bb X XX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 2,1,2,1,2,2,2,1,2,1,2,2,2,1,2,1,2,1,2,1,2,1,2,1,2,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11111011111101 111110111111111 1000011001 1111101011011001 111110010010010101 101000010000 110111101001101 110111101010111 1001000001000 1000000001000 1111111111110110 11111111111110110 101000100101 111110011011001110 111110011011011110 10 110111111111010100 11001111111001101100 1001001001 100001000 11001111011111100101 1110001111101101101 1000000100000 110011110100111001 1101110111011001 10000 010001111101110111 1110101110111 1000010000100000010 11110111111010 1110100111101110 10000101000 1111000111101011 11101001111111001 10001 01011111111011 1111011101101011 1000 1011010110110111 0111101101110101
  • Amount of stanzas: 25
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 86
  • Average number of words per stanza: 18
  • Amount of lines: 40
  • Average number of symbols per line: 54 (very long strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 11
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; kaa, huaa, us, jo, n, me, kii, hai are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words ab, us, yaa are repeated.

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines huaa, ii, n, rahaa, samajhaa, hue, liye are repeated).

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  • summary of Ab Kis Kaa Jashn Manaate Ho;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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