This is an analysis of the poem The Cage that begins with:
In the waking night
The forests have stopped growing...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbcXX Xdeae XXXbbd ffc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,5,6,3,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 00101 0101110 011100 01100111 01010011 110101 110101010 1110111 1001111101 10110101010 010011001 1000110 0101010 010001 1101110 1011110 101111 11 010100101 1111101
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 149
- Average number of words per stanza: 29
- Amount of lines: 20
- Average number of symbols per line: 29 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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- summary of The Cage;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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