This is an analysis of the poem Death The Mexican Revolutionary that begins with:

Wines of the great châteaux
Have been uncorked for you; ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXaXbbXbXXcdcadaXececfcf
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 24,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10011 100111 110101 010010 010101 110101 110111 111101 010011 11110 011001 110101 011101 0100001 01111010 111001 110001 110101 111101 011101 110100 0111010 110101 10010
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 602
  • Average number of words per stanza: 114
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • Average number of symbols per line: 24 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; as, of are repeated.

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