This is an analysis of the poem Questions And Answers that begins with:
WHERE, oh where are the visions of morning,
Fresh as the dews of our prime?... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abab cdXd Xece cfcf gfgf hfhf
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1111010010 1101011 1110110110 1011001 1111110110 1001011 11010011010 1011001 11010111100 1011001 10010011010 1011101 10111011110 1001011 11111010 1001011 10110010010 1111011 10010110010 1111001 11010011010 1111001 11110010010 1011001
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 146
- Average number of words per stanza: 26
- Amount of lines: 24
- Average number of symbols per line: 36 (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; of, and are repeated.
The author used the same word where at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
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- summary of Questions And Answers;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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