This is an analysis of the poem For A Charity Fair that begins with:

Some poor man in need
To bless and to feed,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aabbcddeec
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 10,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: couplets
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11101 01101 11101 01011 01011111 110010 111110 01101 01101 11111111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 254
  • Average number of words per stanza: 53
  • Amount of lines: 10
  • Average number of symbols per line: 25 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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  • summary of For A Charity Fair;
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