This is an analysis of the poem Almost Anything that begins with:
Like a saxophone full of brass tacks and coffin-nails;...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abXcdebXcXaXacXe XffXXcdXXfe
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 16,11,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 100000100 1010110111101 1000010011001000 10100010111 00100101 01000101100 1011110011110 1100101 1110000101110001011101 1111110100111 11001100010111 10100011011 110100 101001100101110100 110101 101110101 1111110001 1100101011110100 111 1011011011 10010100100100 0101010 0010011000101010 111010 1111101111 10111001001 10111010100110010
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 572
- Average number of words per stanza: 102
- Amount of lines: 27
- 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.
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- summary of Almost Anything;
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- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
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