This is an analysis of the poem Mise Eire (I Am Ireland) that begins with:

Mise Éire:
Sine mé ná an Chailleach Bhéarra....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: AX XX XX XX XX AX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 2,2,2,2,2,2,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11 11111010 1011 1011101 1011 1110101 1011 1011100 1011 11110101 11 11111010
  • Amount of stanzas: 6
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 46
  • Average number of words per stanza: 11
  • Amount of lines: 12
  • Average number of symbols per line: 22 (very short strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; m, mo are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word m is repeated.

    The author used the same word m at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

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  • summary of Mise Eire (I Am Ireland);
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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