This is an analysis of the poem Vale that begins with:
So ends a life, lived to the full alway,
Thro' peace, thro' war, thro' honored peace again,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: Xabacdcd ebebfXfX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,8,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 1101100110 1111110101 0110010001 1101010011 0111000101 1100111101 0100011101 1001001101 1011010101 1101110111 11110101001 1101011111 1001010101 01001110001 1101011011 10010011101
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 333
- Average number of words per stanza: 64
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; thro', his are repeated.
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