This is an analysis of the poem La Jeune Fille Et Le Ramier that begins with:

Les rumeurs du jardin disent qu'il va pleuvoir ;
Tout tressaille, averti de la prochaine ondée :...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXX XXXX XXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1100101010110 11010001101 111111111110 111011111011 11101111110 1001001010111 100110110011 1101110010 11101100011 1101111101010 0011111001110 101100011101
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 192
  • Average number of words per stanza: 33
  • Amount of lines: 12
  • Average number of symbols per line: 47 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The speaker asks many questions. Perhaps, he or she is in confusion.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; vous is repeated.

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines e is repeated).

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  • summary of La Jeune Fille Et Le Ramier;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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