This is an analysis of the poem Senhora, Eu Trajo O Luto Do Passado that begins with:

Senhora, eu trajo o luto do passado,
Este luto sem fim que é o meu Calvário...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXX XXXX XXX XXX
  • 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: 1001101101100 1101111110 11011010011 100111000 101001110000 1101110100 11001101000 11011100111000 11101010100 11011011000 111001001110 11101011100 1010100100 1011001010010
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 126
  • Average number of words per stanza: 24
  • Amount of lines: 17
  • Average number of symbols per line: 29 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; e, o, n are repeated.

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines rio is repeated).

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