This is an analysis of the poem Sans Parents, Sans Amis that begins with:

Sans parents, sans amis et sans concitoyens,
Oublié sur la terre et loin de tous les miens,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXaaXXbb
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 10,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 110110111000 10111110111 1110111010 0110110110111 111101111101 111110111011 111110111100 110110110110 1110011110111 11101111111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 474
  • Average number of words per stanza: 95
  • Amount of lines: 10
  • Average number of symbols per line: 47 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 10
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; sur, sans, je are repeated.

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