This is an analysis of the poem Drouth that begins with:
Why do we pity those who weep? The pain
That finds a ready outlet in the flow... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: a b b a a b b a c d c d eXe
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,3,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1111011101 1101011001 011101011 1111110001 1101111101 1011010111 0111100101 11110010001 0101110100 1101010101 0101011101 01100010101 1101111111 00010100111
- Amount of stanzas: 14
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 43
- Average number of words per stanza: 8
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 43 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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- summary of Drouth;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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