This is an analysis of the poem A Memory that begins with:
The crackle of the palm trees...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: Xabbcad Xaefecf dgfXg
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,7,5,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1010 0100011 1001011001 0101 1010100001 10101010 11101001001101 011011101010 101110110 111010101001 1110111 1000101001 11010101 11 01001 1101100 00101 110011 11100010
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 188
- Average number of words per stanza: 37
- Amount of lines: 19
- Average number of symbols per line: 29 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- 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; and is repeated.
There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines town is repeated).
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- summary of A Memory;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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