This is an analysis of the poem Never More Will The Wind that begins with:

Never more will the wind
cherish you again,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abb Xca abbXacb
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 3,3,7,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: limerick
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 101001 10101 101001 101 11111 00111 01010 0101 1111 1011011 1011011 111
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 64
  • Average number of words per stanza: 14
  • Amount of lines: 12
  • Average number of symbols per line: 21 (very short strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; never, more, snow are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words never, the, like are repeated.

    The author used the same word never at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

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

  • summary of Never More Will The Wind;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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