This is an analysis of the poem The Call that begins with:
Why art thou not awake, my son?
The morning breaks I formed for thee;... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: AbCb AdCd eeXe fcfc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: ballad stanza
- Metre: 11110111 01011111 11110111 110100101 11110111 01010101 11110111 01011101 111101001 10110101 11010101 11010111 11011101 11110111 11011111 11111101
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 140
- Average number of words per stanza: 28
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The speaker asks many questions. Perhaps, he or she is in confusion.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of The Call;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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