This is an analysis of the poem The Frozen Ocean that begins with:
The sea would flow no longer,
It wearied after change,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abcb bded Xefe cgag XhXh fXXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 0111110 010101 01011100 01111 0111010 0100111 1101110 11101 0100010 111111 0101011 100110001 101010101 111101 1101110 01011 10111010 101111 1011010 11001 10101010 110101 01110110 111110
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 120
- Average number of words per stanza: 21
- Amount of lines: 24
- Average number of symbols per line: 29 (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; they, it are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words it, they, not, and, my are repeated.
The author used the same word it at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
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- summary of The Frozen Ocean;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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