This is an analysis of the poem WHERE? that begins with:
There's a place the man always say
Come in here, child...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XAXbXAXXXXb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 11,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 10101111 1011 11111 11011010 101101101 1011 11111 10101010 111110100101 11011111 1110100
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 332
- Average number of words per stanza: 63
- Amount of lines: 11
- 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.
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- summary of WHERE?;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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