This is an analysis of the poem At Liberty I Sit And See that begins with:
At liberty I sit and see
Them, that have erst laugh'd me to scorn,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abab Xcac bdbd ecec bebe afaf
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: ballad stanza
- Metre: 11001111 01111101 1001111 11111101 11011100 11110101 10011101 11100111 11010101 10011111 11111111 01011101 11111111 11111111 11011111 11101001 11010101 11110101 01111111 1011111 11001011 11111101 10101111 11011111
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 139
- Average number of words per stanza: 28
- Amount of lines: 24
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; that, i, at are repeated.
The author used the same word i at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
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