This is an analysis of the poem Gypsy Songs that begins with:
THE faery beam upon you,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: a bbccbbbaab X ddeedffccf
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,10,1,10,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1 0101011 0101011 0101 00101 1010111001 0101011 01001011 11001 10101 101001011 1 00111110 00111110 00111 00101 101001110 00101110 00101110 00101 00101 001001110
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 171
- Average number of words per stanza: 29
- Amount of lines: 22
- Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; you, to are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words the, to are repeated.
There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines you is repeated).
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- summary of Gypsy Songs;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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