This is an analysis of the poem O Milagre De São João&Quot; that begins with:

E agora eu peço a sa dona,
que é muié civilizada, ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXX XXXXXXXXXXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,12,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1100110110 11010000 1100100 1011100 110100 11000100 10101000 1010101000 1100110 111011100 111010000 1001110 110100 10110010 01001010 110101000 101101010
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 216
  • Average number of words per stanza: 40
  • Amount of lines: 17
  • Average number of symbols per line: 24 (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.

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

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word que is repeated.

    The poet repeated the same word o at the end of some neighboring stanzas. The poetic device is a kind of epiphora.

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