This is an analysis of the poem Bee! I'M Expecting You! that begins with:

Bee! I'm expecting you!... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: X aXaX XXXX bbXb
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1 100101 110101 011011 11010 0111110 1101110 11010 0101110 111101 010101 1100010 11
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 77
  • Average number of words per stanza: 13
  • Amount of lines: 13
  • Average number of symbols per line: 23 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 4
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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