This is an analysis of the poem The Voice Of Spring that begins with:

I come, I come! ye have called me long;
I come o'er the mountains, with light and song.... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aabbcc ddXdee bbffgg ffeXccXggdddd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,6,6,13,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rima
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: blank verse
  • Metre: 111111111 11100100111 11111100101 1011100101 10111001001 1011100111 111101101110 11011001010 10101101010 110110101 100111011001 010010101 111100100101 1011110101 0100110101 10111100101 1011010101 1011111110 11110110101 1111100111 0011110101 0010011001 0011110101 1011100101 0011111101 11101001001 1110100101 11101100101 1110101101 1011000101
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 274
  • Average number of words per stanza: 53
  • Amount of lines: 30
  • Average number of symbols per line: 45 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 9
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; i, come, by, and, they are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words i, by, and, they are repeated.

    The author used the same word i at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

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  • summary of The Voice Of Spring;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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