This is an analysis of the poem Caboca Bunita that begins with:

Quando tu passa nus mato, meu bem
Cantando pulos caminho ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXaX XX aXaX XX aXaX XX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,2,4,2,4,2,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1011011011 10010100 110010111 11011000 1100100 111100 1011010111 11111000 11010011 1101110 1100100 111100 1011011011 10110100 110110111 1001001110 1100100 111100
  • Amount of stanzas: 6
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 78
  • Average number of words per stanza: 15
  • Amount of lines: 18
  • Average number of symbols per line: 25 (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.

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

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