This is an analysis of the poem Just One Day...Away that begins with:
Just one day...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: AaXXXbXXXXcc cccddeAabccXAaae
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 12,16,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 111 01 1111001 0111 0010001 0101001 11001 1010100010 1001010 1001101 0010011 111110 00101001010 1111001 0010010101100 11 11101 0101101010111 111 01 0010110101010 0101011 001010101 111 01 00111 10101
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 231
- Average number of words per stanza: 39
- Amount of lines: 27
- Average number of symbols per line: 25 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 4
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.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; one is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word something is repeated.
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