This is an analysis of the poem Unnatural Love that begins with:

Landor, not that I doubt your word,
That you had strove with none...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ababcdcdaeae
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 12,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10111111 111101 110011101 0101101 001011101 011101 10111101 110111 10110101 100101 1101010101 1101110101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 377
  • Average number of words per stanza: 72
  • Amount of lines: 12
  • 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.

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  • summary of Unnatural Love;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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