This is an analysis of the poem À Propos D'Un Saint Homme Et D'Un Saint Journal that begins with:
C'est un cuistre dévot au regard torve et louche,
Qui, dans un lourd pamphlet d'où suinte le dégoût,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XXXX aXXX XXX XaXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,3,4,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: rondeau
- Metre: 1111101111 1111101101 1111111010 100100100110 110110110111 0110001011101 110110010111 1110111101 111011110 1101110110 101101111 101010011 11011111101 010110101110 1
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 168
- Average number of words per stanza: 31
- Amount of lines: 15
- Average number of symbols per line: 44 (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.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; un, sans are repeated.
There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines t is repeated).
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