This is an analysis of the poem Autumn Song that begins with:

With the advent of the Autumn
Trees behave as Nature taught 'em;... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aabccb ddeffe gghddh ddbiib
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,6,6,6,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rima
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 00110010 10111010 101011101011111 11101010 10000110 011000100010001 10111010 10001010 0010101010101001 10111010 10101010 111110111010111 11101010 100101010 001010101010101 11111010 10110010 111010101001101 11011010 10101010 111110111010111 11101001 11101010 1110110101010101
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 257
  • Average number of words per stanza: 45
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • Average number of symbols per line: 42 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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  • summary of Autumn Song;
  • central theme;
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  • history of its creation;
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