This is an analysis of the poem Perhaps You'D Like To Buy A Flower that begins with:
Perhaps you'd like to buy a flower,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: X XXXX XaXX Xa
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,4,4,2,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1 011101010 1111010 0111011 010101 1001010 010101 01010101 111101 11010111 111101
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 71
- Average number of words per stanza: 13
- Amount of lines: 11
- 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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