This is an analysis of the poem À Mon Ami Alphonse Leduc, Le Jour De Son Mariage. that begins with:

Le bonheur de la vie est un fatal problème
Que pour résoudre il faut, son tour venu, savoir,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXX XaaX XXX XXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,3,4,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: rondeau
  • Metre: 010011011101 11111111010 11101101110 1101001111 111100111111 11010101101111 1111111111 110110110010 1001101111100 010011101100 11110111101 101011111 10101110111 1101111110 1
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 166
  • Average number of words per stanza: 33
  • Amount of lines: 15
  • Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 9
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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  • summary of À Mon Ami Alphonse Leduc, Le Jour De Son Mariage.;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
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