This is an analysis of the poem The Wind Blows that begins with:

Blowing wind, blowing wind, blowing wind,
Leaves are swept along its path…...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: AXbX cabc XA
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,2,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 101101101 1110101 1011001111 111111111 101101101 111001 11010111 1011001011 01011101 101101101
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 124
  • Average number of words per stanza: 22
  • Amount of lines: 10
  • Average number of symbols per line: 37 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; blowing, wind, where, you, how, it are repeated.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of The Wind Blows;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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