This is an analysis of the poem When That Spring Has Sprung To Begin that begins with:

We seem to reminisce,
In appreciation......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abXXcX XcXXXXX addb X X
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,7,4,1,1,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 110101 001010 1111 11 1101000 1010011 101001111 100110010 0110111 110010100 010111001 0010101010 00100110011 110001 1001101 111010010 110111001 1111110011 1111101110
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 120
  • Average number of words per stanza: 22
  • Amount of lines: 19
  • Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • 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.

    The author used the same word and at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of When That Spring Has Sprung To Begin;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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