This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet Iv: Thou Hast Thy Calling that begins with:
Thou hast thy calling to some palace-floor,
Most gracious singer of high poems! where... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aaaaaaaabcbcbc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1111001101 1101001101 0100110001 0101110111 1111010111 1101111111 0111011101 0101010111 11110100100 0111010001 1101011101 1111010101 0101010101 1101110001
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 590
- Average number of words per stanza: 109
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 8
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.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and, in are repeated.
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