This is an analysis of the poem Fragments that begins with:
I am the monarch of the Sea,
The ruler of the Queen's Navee,--... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aXbbc cddc eXeX efeX gaga fdfd hiih
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,4,4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11011001 0100011 1110111 110101 11111010101 1110101010101 0101010 11101010 101 110101 11010 111101 11010 100101 11010 010111 11100 111110101110101 1110111 1101101110101 1101011 110111 1100010 1101001 101101110 101100 1101110 10100010 1101100
- Amount of stanzas: 7
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 123
- Average number of words per stanza: 23
- Amount of lines: 32
- Average number of symbols per line: 26 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and, his, buttercup, little, i, he are repeated.
The poet repeated the same word ' at the end of some neighboring stanzas. The poetic device is a kind of epiphora.
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- summary of Fragments;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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