This is an analysis of the poem Elegy that begins with:
Jefferson Davis: 1808-1889
No more the white refulgent streets....
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: X Xaba cdcd eaea afac fegeXbgbg
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,4,4,4,4,9,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1001011 11011001 100110001 11011001 01110101 01011101 0111001 100011101 01100001 10111011 01110101 100010011 10011101 11111101 010101001 110101001 01110101 00110001 11000101 11101101 1100010101 01110001 1011011 11110011 01010111
- Amount of stanzas: 7
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 119
- Average number of words per stanza: 22
- Amount of lines: 25
- Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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- summary of Elegy;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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