This is an analysis of the poem Bread that begins with:
From early dusk the day was inscrutable
The sun shows up, lazy as usual...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabXcdecceFGDXhhhbbedccFGDifegXhcdidcd
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 38,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 01010110100 0111101100 010011010010 00101 0111 01011 010010001001 110010 00101001001 0010010 100111 010101 110101 1101 000101101010 1011010 11010 1101110011 1100010111 101001011111 110110101 0100111 0101101001010 100111 010101 110101 11010101 01010010011010011001010100101010001001000110001001000 01100100001 1010101 1110 000110110110 10001000100 0101010110 01100101111 1011010110101 111 0010001
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 1358
- Average number of words per stanza: 254
- Amount of lines: 38
- Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; to, of, this are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words in, to, he, a are repeated.
The literary device anadiplosis is detected in two or more neighboring lines. The word/phrase color connects the lines.
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- summary of Bread;
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