This is an analysis of the poem As Long As I Know I'Ve Been Felt that begins with:

I am not worried about,
Whether 'you' feel me or not....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aaaabacdXec Xbdcae
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 11,6,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1111001 1011111 01 11111101 01 1100 111 010101 10101110 01110100010 01101110010 101111 110010 01 11 1110101 110110
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 198
  • Average number of words per stanza: 38
  • Amount of lines: 17
  • Average number of symbols per line: 22 (very short strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 4
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; not is repeated.

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines not is repeated).

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  • summary of As Long As I Know I'Ve Been Felt;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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