This is an analysis of the poem Times Have Changed that begins with:
You moronic imbecile.
What makes you think, ...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XXab XcdXX XcedXX efX ecXX afX afb X
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,5,6,3,4,3,3,1,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1100100 1111 11010001010 111010101001 101 010111101 1111010110 1110100 111101 0100111 111001 111 1101110100 0101 01101010 1111 1110010 111001 10 1111001011 10 010 1111001000100 1101001000001 00111010 1011100100 1110010100 011101101 110000
- Amount of stanzas: 8
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 109
- Average number of words per stanza: 19
- Amount of lines: 29
- Average number of symbols per line: 29 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
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; you is repeated.
The author used the same word i at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
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- summary of Times Have Changed;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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