This is an analysis of the poem Children that begins with:
Has time come? I’m fully ready.
If we’ve sinned – there’s no a chance…...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XaXa bcbc bXdX eade eeeX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11111010 01110101 10101010 1010111 11101110 1110011 11101010 101011 10100010 1010111 11100011 1010101 1010101 1011101 1011111 1010101 11111010 1110101 101010110 1110101
- Amount of stanzas: 5
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 136
- Average number of words per stanza: 26
- Amount of lines: 20
- Average number of symbols per line: 33 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
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; to, s are repeated.
The author used the same word but 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 Children;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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