This is an analysis of the poem Cadências Tristes that begins with:
A João de Deus
Ó bom João de Deus, ó lírico imortal,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: X XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,5,5,5,5,5,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 0101 110110100 1100110101000 11011011001 1100111000011 100110100 110100011010 110100010000 110100110100 1111010101000 111000111010 1100100110010 11011001001100 1111000111011 110010010001110 1100100110010 101101010010 1111101011111010 1101111110000 100101001100010 111100001010010 1010011000 11000001010010 111010010001 11101111101110 110111000
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 175
- Average number of words per stanza: 33
- Amount of lines: 26
- Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 8
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; de, num, o, e, que are repeated.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of Cadências Tristes;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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