This is an analysis of the poem Chasing The Sounds Of A Remembered Flute that begins with:

Chasing the sounds of a remembered flute,
And not choosing a route from where to begin......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXbXbaa
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1001000101 11100101001 1001001011010 00101011011010 100111 1101 0101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 242
  • Average number of words per stanza: 45
  • Amount of lines: 7
  • Average number of symbols per line: 34 (medium-length strings)
  • 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 Chasing The Sounds Of A Remembered Flute;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation.

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