This is an analysis of the poem Je Noie En Tes Deux Yeux Mon Âme Tout Entière that begins with:

Je noie en tes deux yeux mon âme tout entière
Et l'élan fou de cette âme éperdue,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXX XXXX XaXXXXXaXXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,12,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1111111111010 11101101 1111110111 111111111 1011011 111011111110 1011100100 1111 11110111111 11011111 1101101 11111111 111110100 1011100 101000 111101 1111111011 111000 111010 01011011000
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 238
  • Average number of words per stanza: 45
  • Amount of lines: 20
  • Average number of symbols per line: 35 (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; et, me, mon, coeur are repeated.

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

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