This is an analysis of the poem Solid As Pure Gold that begins with:
People who are blessings,
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: AAbXc AAdXd AAbbb AAeXfFecFfe
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,5,5,11,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 101110 001 1 11 011101 101110 001 1111 11010 0101 101110 001 1 1101 1011101 101110 001 11010 1010101 110111 10011 10 011111 10011 10111 10
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 125
- Average number of words per stanza: 20
- Amount of lines: 26
- Average number of symbols per line: 18 (very short strings)
- Average number of words per line: 3
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; and is repeated.
The author used the same word people at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
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