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Analysis of the Haiku structure

rêve de neige -
dans l'air froid du matin
une flûte de pan


Vincent Hoarau, France
cco 2017-01-2

Commentaire.

Haïku d'atmosphère. Un motif assez fréquent basé sur le son de la flûte. C'est parfois un autre instrument donnant le même type de son qui est mis en juxtaposition avec un élément météo, sensible (odeur, température...).

Keywords

snow cold sound music morning flute

Structure of this haiku.

Used techniques :

* atmosphere - Atmosphere.
Something emerges from all the elements that constitute haiku: a climate, an atmosphere. The author does not state this explicitly. It is the reader who reconstructs it from his or her own experience.

This is especially true in three-segment haiku, also called "grocery list". But this effect can also be achieved in other ways.

The mention of feelings related to the weather and taste adds a multisensory dimension to the atmosphere created.

* simili - Similitudes.
Use of images with common semes. The sharing of common semes (qualities, characteristics) makes images reinforce each other. There is resonance because the mind makes the relationship between the two images.

A cup of tea and a lake share the fact that they are an expanse of liquid surrounded by a rim. We can "see" the image of one in the other.

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