This is an analysis of the poem Wer Mir Die Armut Vor Die Türe Weist that begins with:

Wer mir die Armut vor die Türe weist,
Der leugnet mich in meinen besten Stunden....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXXa XXXa XXX XaX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,3,3,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: sonnet with trochaic pentameter or irregular meter
  • Metre: 111101111 11010101010 11011111111100 110111111101 111111011111 1001111101110 11010001100 1111111111 111111111 1101111101 1100111111100 11011111100 101111101 111011110
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 155
  • Average number of words per stanza: 28
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; sie is repeated.

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  • summary of Wer Mir Die Armut Vor Die Türe Weist;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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