This is an analysis of the poem I Have Come To You Delighted that begins with:

I have come to you, delighted,
To tell you that sun has risen,... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abaX bXbX Xbab XXcc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11101010 01111110 10111010 01011010 01111010 001001110 101001010 10001010 0111111 10101010 1110101 01111010 10101010 10101110 1111111 111100100
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 129
  • Average number of words per stanza: 26
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • 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; to is repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word to is repeated.

    The author used the same word to at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

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