This is an analysis of the poem Arrival In The Land Of Freedom that begins with:

Look on the travellers kneeling,
In thankful gladness, here,... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaXa bcdc daba XcXc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11010010 010101 1011101001 110001 11010101 010101 10101010 1111101 1111110 110101 01010101 0001001 11110101 111110 101010101 111111
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 127
  • Average number of words per stanza: 24
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; they is repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words no, the are repeated.

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  • summary of Arrival In The Land Of Freedom;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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