This is an analysis of the poem We Thought You Were Here With Us that begins with:
Where do you go?
We thought you were 'here'......
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: AXB cXXaX X cddebce XXXbX AXB eaeX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 3,5,1,7,5,3,4,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1111 111010 01 11 1011110011 1101 11111 11110 1110101 1101001010 10101011101 11 110110100100 10111010 0011100 1001001010 110111 011010011100 11 1010100 1110101 1111 111010 01 111 111 111010 0010011100
- Amount of stanzas: 7
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 97
- Average number of words per stanza: 19
- Amount of lines: 28
- Average number of symbols per line: 24 (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; to is repeated.
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- summary of We Thought You Were Here With Us;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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