This is an analysis of the poem Imeros that begins with:

My heart a haunted manor is, where Time
Has tumbled noiselessly with mouldering hands:... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abba abba bcdbcd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,6,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
  • Metre: 1101010011 110100001001 1111110101 1111010101 1101110111 01010110001 0101000101 1101000101 11011101000 0101011101 0101110101 0111110101 1101110101 1101001101
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 202
  • Average number of words per stanza: 36
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • 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.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of Imeros;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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