This is an analysis of the poem Albertus, I that begins with:
Sur le bord d'un canal profond dont les eaux vertes
Dorment, de nénufars et de bateaux couvertes, ...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
The information we provided is prepared by means of a special computer program. Use the criteria sheet to understand greatest poems or improve your poetry analysis essay.
- Rhyme scheme: XXXXXXXXXXXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 12,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1011011011110 100101010100 101110110010 1111101101100 1101101100100 0111110111110 11000110101 01101010011 1111111110 11110111010 1111101011010 10011100
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 579
- Average number of words per stanza: 96
- Amount of lines: 12
- Average number of symbols per line: 47 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- 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; ses is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word ses is repeated.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of Albertus, I;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!
Pay attention: the program cannot take into account all the numerous nuances of poetic technique while analyzing. We make no warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability and suitability with respect to the information.
More information about poems by Theophile Gautier
- Analysis of Albertus, Xlix
- Analysis of Après Le Feuilleton
- Analysis of Ce Que Disent Les Hirondelles