This is an analysis of the poem The Gascon that begins with:
I AM always inclined to suspect
The best story under the sun...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abab acac aaaaaXddbbddeeaaffXXggaaaaffaX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,30,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 111101001 01101001 11111101 11011011 11011001 110011110 111011001 110010110 01010111 11110101 01000111 11010011 11000101 01000100 10011111 01010101 110101010 110101010 11010101 01010001 01110111 11011111 01110101 10111001 01111111 11010101 110101010 111111010 01010101 011100101 01010101 01111111 01110001 01010101 100111101 101011101 100010111 1011111110
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 464
- Average number of words per stanza: 83
- Amount of lines: 38
- Average number of symbols per line: 36 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; our, to, her, his are repeated.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of The Gascon;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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