This is an analysis of the poem If You Have Eagerness In Your Heart that begins with:
If you have eagerness in your heart, it means you are alive,
If your eyes are filled with dreams, it means you are alive...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: AaXXbbaA
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 011100011011101 0111101011101 1001101 101101010 01100100101 1010101001011 011001011011101 011100011011101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 392
- Average number of words per stanza: 77
- Amount of lines: 8
- Average number of symbols per line: 48 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 10
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; you, your are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words if, learn are repeated.
There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines alive is repeated).
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