This is an analysis of the poem Contemplation that begins with:
I muse upon the distant town
In many a dreamy mood.... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcb ddddXd ececbc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,6,6,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11010101 0100101 01110101 0100101 01010101 010101 10000111 011001 01110101 1010111 01010101 110101 11000101 110001 11010101 1100111 1010011111 110001
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 181
- Average number of words per stanza: 35
- Amount of lines: 18
- Average number of symbols per line: 29 (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 Contemplation;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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