This is an analysis of the poem As I Move On With You that begins with:

Different days,
Different hours,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aaaa Xba XaX Xcac bdXd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,3,3,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1001 10010 1010 100010 100 11 01 101 1001 0101 1010 101 001 001 1010 111 111 1101
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 51
  • Average number of words per stanza: 9
  • Amount of lines: 18
  • Average number of symbols per line: 14 (very short strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 3
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of As I Move On With You;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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