This is an analysis of the poem To His Lady, that begins with:
IMPLORING HER TO BE TRUE
MISTRESS of me, mistress of all the arts ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: X aabbccccbdd
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,11,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 0100001 1001100101 11111110001 0111011101 1111111101 1011100101 11011100111 1111111111 1111010101 1011010111 1101110111 1000110011
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 262
- Average number of words per stanza: 49
- 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; your is repeated.
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