This is an analysis of the poem Spring Song Iii that begins with:

HERE'S the Spring-time, Sweet!
Earth's green gown is new, ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abXbbcbC ababbcbC abXbbcbC
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,8,8,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 100111 11101 10101 10101 10101 00111 10101 010101 11001 10101 10111 10111 101111 01101 101011 010101 10101 100101 101010 10111 10111 11111 11101 010101
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 193
  • Average number of words per stanza: 35
  • Amount of lines: 26
  • Average number of symbols per line: 22 (very short strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 4
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

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  • summary of Spring Song Iii;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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