This is an analysis of the poem Fairy Bread that begins with:
Come up here, O dusty feet!
Here is fairy ready to eat.... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabcbcdd
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1111101 10101001 1010101 10111 1010101 10101 1111101 1010111
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 215
- Average number of words per stanza: 43
- Amount of lines: 8
- Average number of symbols per line: 26 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; here, and are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words here, and are repeated.
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- summary of Fairy Bread;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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