This is an analysis of the poem Nothing Is Really Mine Except Krishna. that begins with:

Nothing is really mine except Krishna.
O my parents, I have searched the world ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abcXdedfcXgeXah XaXXhaab bXXbfgad
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 15,8,8,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: rondeau rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1001010110 111011101 11101001 11101001110 111101100 111001010101 10111110 0011101 11001001 1100100011 10111100110 110101010 11101 1000101010010 10011101 111110100111 110010010 0111 111101110 1010101111 11110101010110 101111010 1001011010001 010100010 00100010011 10110001 1010000100010001 01011011 0100101010 1011110110 1111011011010
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 240
  • Average number of words per stanza: 47
  • Amount of lines: 35
  • Average number of symbols per line: 34 (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; i, her, of are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words , the are repeated.

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

    The literary device anadiplosis is detected in two or more neighboring lines. The word/phrase connects the lines.

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