This is an analysis of the poem To The Moon that begins with:
O lovely moon, how well do I recall
The time,--'tis just a year--when up this hill...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabXaXXcXXbXddcc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 16,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 1101111101 0111011101 1101010111 11010110101 1111110111 1101110001 1100010111 0101111001 1111110100 101101101 1101010101 0101001101 1100000101 1101010101 1100110101 0111110101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 686
- Average number of words per stanza: 127
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 42 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- 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; with is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word and is repeated.
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