This is an analysis of the poem Gold that begins with:
WHEN life wakened in the Spring
All the world was gold and green!... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abaabb cdccddXbbbbbb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,13,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 111000001 1011111 1111101 1011101 10011110 1010101 1111111 1010111 1000101 1011001 10111001 1011101 1111101 1110111 1011101 1010101 1011101 0110001
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 193
- Average number of words per stanza: 34
- Amount of lines: 18
- 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:
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; brown is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word brown is repeated.
The author used the same word when at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
The literary device anadiplosis is detected in two or more neighboring lines. The word/phrase brown connects the lines.
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- summary of Gold;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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