This is an analysis of the poem Entre El Dolor Y El Placer that begins with:

Entre el dolor y el placer
median tres criaturas,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXaXXXX XXXXbbX XXaXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,7,6,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 101101110 1001100 011110110100110 11001110101 111001000100 1010111 1100100100 100111 111011010 110010011100 101110111 11100100 11110 1110011100 1100100011000 1001100 100001010 10011000100 111001100 11001101100
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 201
  • Average number of words per stanza: 38
  • Amount of lines: 20
  • 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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