This is an analysis of the poem Sulamith that begins with:

Von meinen Liedern ist ein Laut
In's Blumenreich gedrungen;...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXX XXXX XXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11010111 0100100 111100 110000 1111111110 111110 11001100 0101000 11000101 110011 0110100 11011
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 114
  • Average number of words per stanza: 19
  • Amount of lines: 12
  • Average number of symbols per line: 28 (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.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of Sulamith;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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