This is an analysis of the poem With The Young Wine that begins with:

Sun sets purple,
Swallow has already flown far off....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: X X A B C X X A B C b X A BXC
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,3,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: rondeau
  • Metre: 1110 101010111 10100010 1111 1101010 1011101 1010010 10100010 1111 1101010 1101010 0101100 10100010 1111 1101010
  • Amount of stanzas: 15
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 27
  • Average number of words per stanza: 5
  • Amount of lines: 15
  • Average number of symbols per line: 27 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

  • summary of With The Young Wine;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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