This is an analysis of the poem The Branches that begins with:
The branches looked first like tepees,
but there was no emptiness. ...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XXXXXaaX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 01011110 1111100 110110 1101010 010001 1010010100 1001001001 11010111
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 255
- Average number of words per stanza: 47
- Amount of lines: 8
- 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:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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- summary of The Branches;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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