This is an analysis of the poem Patriotism that begins with:
Is the tree living I once thought dead?
Mo chraoibhin aoibhinn O,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aBaaabcBcccbaXaaaX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 18,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 001101111 110101 0001010111 1101010011 1101100111 1111 1101010101 110101 1101011111 1101001111 1111010111 1111 1011011111 110111 1101010111 10111101001 1111101001 1101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 661
- Average number of words per stanza: 126
- Amount of lines: 18
- Average number of symbols per line: 36 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word and is repeated.
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