This is an analysis of the poem Épilogue. À Mes Sonnets that begins with:

Pauvres petits oiseaux que le caprice enlève
Aux paisibles abris de vos taillis secrets,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaXX XXXa 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: 10101010011 110010011010 110100101100 1101111101 101010111010 110101110111 1111101111 11101111001 10101111100 101010110100 11010110010 11001111110 110111111111 111110110001 1
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 164
  • Average number of words per stanza: 30
  • Amount of lines: 15
  • Average number of symbols per line: 43 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in it:

  • summary of Épilogue. À Mes Sonnets;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation.

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