This is an analysis of the poem Hindusthan Our Motherland that begins with:

Hindusthan, our very own Motherland!
To us Hindus she is everything,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXX baba XbXb aXXX X
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 3,4,4,4,1,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1001101101 011110101 1111101 0100110 1010111000001 010111110 01011110001 100101101 101010110 1101001001 01001001110 10111011 101101 110010100 11010011 0101100010
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 109
  • Average number of words per stanza: 20
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • Average number of symbols per line: 34 (medium-length 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; our, she are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words a, she are repeated.

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