This is an analysis of the poem Willow-Pipes that begins with:
So in the shadow by the nimble flood
He made her whistles of the willow wood,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabbXcddccee
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 12,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: heroic couplets
- Metre: 1001110101 1101000111 1011010101 0101000101 1001010101 1101110101 0101110101 11011100101 1101110011 1111111101 1101110001 1101010101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 527
- Average number of words per stanza: 100
- Amount of lines: 12
- Average number of symbols per line: 43 (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; and is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word and is repeated.
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