This is an analysis of the poem Before The Ice Is In The Pools that begins with:
Before the ice is in the pools—... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: X XXXX XaXa XXXX XXXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1 010100010 010101 1101111 0101010 0101110 010101 100110 00101 111010 101010 101010 101100 11110010 1111100 001110 10101
- Amount of stanzas: 5
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 86
- Average number of words per stanza: 15
- Amount of lines: 17
- Average number of symbols per line: 25 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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