This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet Xxiv. The Seceders. 1. that begins with:
FAR from the pure Castalian fount our feet
Have strayed away where daily we unlearn... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aXbaabbacdcddd
- 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: 1001100111 1101110110 1101010111 1101011101 1101111101 0101111101 0101101101 0111110011 1111101101 1001011101 1111111101 01110101001 11110000101 1111111111
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 626
- Average number of words per stanza: 123
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 9
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; we, and are repeated.
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