This is an analysis of the poem Saqi Ke Har Nigah Pe Bal Kha Ke Pi Gaya that begins with:

saqi ke har nigah pe bal kha ke pi gaya
laharon se khelata hua lehra ke pi gaya...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXXXaXaXXXXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 15,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: rondeau
  • Metre: 1011101111110 1001110010101110 100011111001110 101111101110 10110101100100 1001111111001110 10011011111 10011001101110 10001101101111 1001101011010 11001111001110 1010101111010 1101111111110 1111000110101000 1101101111110
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 618
  • Average number of words per stanza: 129
  • Amount of lines: 15
  • Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 9
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; ke, gaya, pi, e are repeated.

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines gaya is repeated).

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