This is an analysis of the poem Peshaniyon Pe Likhe Muqaddar Nahi Mile that begins with:

Peshaniyon pe likhe muqaddar nahi mile
Dastar kahan milenge jahan sar nahi mile...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aa Xa Xa Xa Xa
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 2,2,2,2,2,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rondeau rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 100011100101 100110101101 1000110101111 101111011101 11011101101 11000110101 11001111100110 1111100101 101101011010 101101011101
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 78
  • Average number of words per stanza: 15
  • Amount of lines: 10
  • Average number of symbols per line: 38 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

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

    The poet repeated the same word mile at the end of some neighboring stanzas. The poetic device is a kind of epiphora.

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  • summary of Peshaniyon Pe Likhe Muqaddar Nahi Mile;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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