This is an analysis of the poem Creation Of Heros that begins with:

Another saber to sharpen,
When a war is planned and announced....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ABBB CCCC ABBB CCCC cXXb
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 01010010 10101101 001000110 111110101 0010010 101000010 00100110 10100010 01010010 10101101 001000110 111110101 0010010 101000010 00100110 10100010 0001000100 01010110 1100010010001 01000001011100
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 133
  • Average number of words per stanza: 22
  • Amount of lines: 20
  • Average number of symbols per line: 33 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; of is repeated.

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  • summary of Creation Of Heros;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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