This is an analysis of the poem A Process In The Weather Of The Heart that begins with:

A process in the weather of the heart
Turns damp to dry; the golden shot...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aabccb Xba ddeffe fedXeeeffe
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,3,6,10,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: couplets
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 0110010001 11010101 100101 0100010001 11011011 110101 01100110 01010101 10011111 0100010001 010101001 111001 0111010001 11011111 100101 01000111 01110111 11110101 0110010001 110111001 101101 0111010001 1101010001 1011101
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 168
  • Average number of words per stanza: 34
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • Average number of symbols per line: 34 (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; in is repeated.

    The author used the same word a at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

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