This is an analysis of the poem Snow Beneath Whose Chilly Softness that begins with:

Snow beneath whose chilly softness... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: X Xaba bcbc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,4,4,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: rondeau rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1 10111010 11101 11101010 10101 10100010 11101 11101010 11011
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 71
  • Average number of words per stanza: 12
  • Amount of lines: 9
  • 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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  • summary of Snow Beneath Whose Chilly Softness;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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