Formal structure of  "The Night Before":
Intro (ind/verse) 0:00-0:12*
Verse 1 0:12-0:34
Verse 2 0:34-0:57
Middle 8 0:57-1:08
Verse 3 1:08-1:31
End of verse 1:42-1:54*
Middle 8 1:54-2:04
Verse 4 2:04-2:27
Coda (verse) 2:27-2:36*
Comments: Another four-part verse structure (following  "A Hard Day's Night",  "Things We Said Today",  "I Don't Want to Spoil the Party",  "No Reply",  "Eight Days a Week", and  "I Need You") in which the third part differs substantially from the rest of the verse:
We said our goodbyes
Love was in your eyes,
Now today I find you have changed your mind,
Treat me like you did the night before.
The third sub-section not only uses different chords, it also adds vocal harmonies.
The solo, as is often the case, takes place of a verse. But in this instance, only the first half of the verse. The end of the verse heard between 1:52-1:54, then, is the third and fourth parts of what would have been Verse 4 had it been complete (i.e. had the first half not been replaced by the solo).
The introduction uses a chord progression unique to the entire song (D-F-G7-A7), but features similarities to the progression at the end of each verse (D-F-G).
The coda employs lyrics similar to those found at the end of each verse ("Treat me like you did the night before" become "Like the night before") and is the only other time an F chord is used (during those similar lyrics).
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