This is an analysis of the poem Some Things Don'T Make Any Sense At All that begins with:
My mom says I'm her sugarplum.
My mom says I'm her lamb....
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XaXabXb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11100100 111001 111001001 10111 111001010100010101 111101010 1
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 208
- Average number of words per stanza: 41
- Amount of lines: 7
- Average number of symbols per line: 29 (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.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; my, mom, says, i'm are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word my is repeated.
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