This is an analysis of the poem Fable that begins with:

Que je suis bien sous mon ciel de cristal !
À me nourrir la terre est épuisée ;...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXXXXXXX XXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 10,4,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: sonnet with trochaic pentameter or irregular meter
  • Metre: 11111111010 11011011 11011011 101111101 1010110011 0100111111 110110111 110111011 110101010 1111111010 11100100 11111110 1110101111 1111101100
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 297
  • Average number of words per stanza: 55
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • Average number of symbols per line: 42 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • 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.

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

  • summary of Fable;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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