This is an analysis of the poem That Journey Isn'T A Group Effort that begins with:
I should not be the feeder...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aaXbbX CDXEebb CDXEbd Xb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,7,6,2,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 010 1110010 10100110100 101001011 111000100 01100000 0111010 00101001001 11101100111 0011010101 101011001 011110010 1111111 0111010 00101001001 11101100111 0011010101 0101001110001 10000011011101 11101100111 1110010110
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 191
- Average number of words per stanza: 34
- Amount of lines: 21
- Average number of symbols per line: 36 (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; to is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word i is repeated.
The author used the same word if at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
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- idea of the verse;
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