This is an analysis of the poem The Loch Ness Monster's Song that begins with:

Hnwhuffl hhnnwfl hnfl hfl?...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: sonnet with iambic trimeter or irregular meter
  • Metre: 1 1111 1001111111 10000000011 1111111 1000100010001000 111100011 1111 111 111 11 11 11 1
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 345
  • Average number of words per stanza: 50
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • Average number of symbols per line: 24 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 4
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The speaker asks many questions. Perhaps, he or she is in confusion.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; g, fok are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word blm is repeated.

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines plm is repeated).

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