This is an analysis of the poem An April Morning that begins with:

ONCE more in misted April
The world is growing green.... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaXabbcbXdbdbbcbaaXa
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 20,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1101010 010101 0101010 010111 0101011 010101 1100011 010101 01001010 011101 1101011 110101 0101111 1011001 0111110 0101010 1011010 110101 0101000 110001
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 551
  • Average number of words per stanza: 92
  • Amount of lines: 20
  • Average number of symbols per line: 27 (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 An April Morning;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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