This is an analysis of the poem Naunsyaming Pag-Asa that begins with:

Pupos ng ligaya't katiwasayan
Silang may minamahal,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10110010000 1011000 101010100 110110110 11011000 1010100 1100010101000 10101001000 1001000 1101010 10101100 110010000 100001110 11010000 10101010110 11001011001000 1000110100 1010010 10100010 10001010 1010111001000 11001110100 10001011000 101011000101000
  • Amount of stanzas: 6
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 111
  • Average number of words per stanza: 17
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • Average number of symbols per line: 27 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 4
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; ang is repeated.

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

  • summary of Naunsyaming Pag-Asa;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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