This is an analysis of the poem Hendecasyllabics that begins with:
O you chorus of indolent reviewers,
Irresponsible, indolent reviewers,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabXXbcacXbacdXadXXXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 21,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11100100010 00100100010 11100101010 1010010100 10100100110 10101111011 11110101010 10100100010 11100101010 10100000100 11101101010 11100100010 11100101010 11000001010 100111101011 10100100010 11010101110 11101011010 11110101010 10100111101 10100101000
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 925
- Average number of words per stanza: 142
- Amount of lines: 21
- Average number of symbols per line: 43 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; hard is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word all is repeated.
There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines reviewers is repeated).
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- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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