This is an analysis of the poem A Girl's Song that begins with:
The Meuse and Marne have little waves;
The slender poplars o'er them lean....
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abab cdcd abab aeae adad Xfbf
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: ballad stanza
- Metre: 01111101 010101001 11100101 11010101 11110101 101010101 01000101 11010011 01000101 01000101 11000101 10010101 11010111 11011101 11001101 11111101 0101011 01011111 11010111 11010101 001011111 010100001 11010101 11011111
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 140
- Average number of words per stanza: 27
- Amount of lines: 29
- Average number of symbols per line: 28 (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 A Girl's Song;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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