This is an analysis of the poem Death Leaves Us Homesick, Who Behind that begins with:
Death leaves Us homesick, who behind,
Except that it is gone... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: Xaaa XbXb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11111101 011001 11000001 100011 11110101 1101001 11010101 011101
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 117
- Average number of words per stanza: 22
- Amount of lines: 8
- Average number of symbols per line: 28 (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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