This is an analysis of the poem The Circles that begins with:
‘Within yon world-wide cirque of war
What's hidden which they fight so for?’... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabbccddbbeeffggeehhffiiXdjj
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 28,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 01111101 11011111 11110101 010111111 11111101 110101001 11110101 01011101 10110111 10110101 01010111 11110101 010010111 11011101 01010111 01011111 11111111 11010111 11110101 01111101 001011101 11010101 10011001 10010101 01011000 11110101 10111111 11111111
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 996
- Average number of words per stanza: 192
- Amount of lines: 28
- Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and, i are repeated.
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