This is an analysis of the poem Osiris Ou La Fuite En Égypte that begins with:

C'est la guerre c'est l'été
Déjà l'été encore la guerre ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaXabXXXbXXcXXXXaXXccXXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 25,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11111 111111 111101 101011 10101111 011011 101001110 11111 111011 101111 111010 11110 111001 011110 110111110011 11110110111 1001000111001 11001101110 111100101011 10110111101 10110010110010 1110100 100101 11111 01101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 831
  • Average number of words per stanza: 154
  • Amount of lines: 25
  • Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
  • 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; la, sourit, de, dans, les are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words sourit, la are repeated.

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  • summary of Osiris Ou La Fuite En Égypte;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation.

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