This is an analysis of the poem Je Sais Au Profond De Mon Être… that begins with:

Je sais, du profond de mon être,
Un coin plein d’immortelles fleurs,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 111010011 11110001 01011111 10011111 1111101010 1110110 111110100 10110101 10110111 011111110 11011011 1011010 11000110 111101110 1010011 101100110 1000111 110101110 11110111 10111010 1110111 111110 111111 0111000 1111111 1010110 101111110 1111111
  • Amount of stanzas: 7
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 127
  • Average number of words per stanza: 25
  • Amount of lines: 28
  • Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • 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; leur is repeated.

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

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

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of Je Sais Au Profond De Mon Être…;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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