This is an analysis of the poem Cease-Fire that begins with:
It is difficult to serve someone,
Who has been provoked by another......
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbaa cccddX cdcecdee
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,6,8,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 001000111 110011010 00110110 00010101 01010100101 011010010 1110010 001110010 10001100101 1111 10100 01001110101 11001010001 1011100 10101101 11011 0010000101 1100100101 1010010001010
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 208
- Average number of words per stanza: 37
- Amount of lines: 19
- Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
There are many three dots in the poem. Readers should think of the author's idea together with the pensive speaker.
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- summary of Cease-Fire;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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