This is an analysis of the poem Bushland that begins with:
Not sweeter to the storm-tossed mariner
Is glimpse of home, where wife and children wait ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XaaXbbcdccdccc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1100011100 1101111101 1101010101 1001110101 1101110101 1111100101 1101010111 110111111 1101011101 1101010101 1101110101 1111101101 1101001101 1111110101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 789
- Average number of words per stanza: 117
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 55 (very long strings)
- Average number of words per line: 8
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.
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