This is an analysis of the poem O Saints, We Are The Traders Of Rama's Name! that begins with:
O saints, we are the traders of Rama's name!
Merchants from distant villages come to us...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: AbA XbA XXA XXa
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 3,3,3,3,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 11110100101 10010100101 11110100101 11100010111011 11101110 11110100101 1001111111110010110 00111001100110 11110100101 010010100100010 11101010000111001 11110100101
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 155
- Average number of words per stanza: 30
- Amount of lines: 12
- Average number of symbols per line: 51 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 10
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; name, of, in are repeated.
The poet repeated the same word name at the end of some neighboring stanzas. The poetic device is a kind of epiphora.
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