This is an analysis of the poem Adeus, Meus Sonhos! that begins with:

Adeus, meus sonhos, eu pranteio e morro!
Não levo da existência uma saudade! ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXaXXXXXXXa
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 13,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10110110110 11011001010 11010111010 101101100 1001011010 10100110110 11001101001 1011010110110 111011 10100 01000110100 1110111010 11001001011
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 440
  • Average number of words per stanza: 83
  • Amount of lines: 13
  • Average number of symbols per line: 33 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • 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.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of Adeus, Meus Sonhos!;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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