This is an analysis of the poem Another Hole For W.R Rodgers that begins with:

Speak like a singularity, a lack
residing deep inside every lock, just...

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  • Rhyme scheme: abba cddc efbXefb
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,7,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: sonnet with trochaic pentameter or irregular meter
  • Metre: 1101000001 01010110011 1011110111 1101111011 1101101110 1101011010 0111110101 0100011010 1001001111 0010110010 1110101011 10001010101 11111010 0010101011
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 143
  • Average number of words per stanza: 23
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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