This is an analysis of the poem Hymn 14 that begins with:
The triumph of faith or, Christ's unchangeable love.
Rom. 8:33ff. ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: a X bcbc XdXd aeae XXff gghhXffaa
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,1,4,4,4,4,9,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: ballad stanza
- Metre: 01001111001 11 11010101 11110111 11010101 101110101 11010101 11110011 10010010 01110001 11111101 11010101 11011001 11111001 11010101 10111100 11111111 111111001 111101010 010001010 10111111 11110101 11111111 1101111001 11010001 11110111
- Amount of stanzas: 8
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 113
- Average number of words per stanza: 21
- Amount of lines: 26
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The speaker asks many questions. Perhaps, he or she is in confusion.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; or, us, nor, our are repeated.
The author used the same word who 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 Hymn 14;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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