This is an analysis of the poem This Is My Letter To The World, that begins with:

This is my letter to the world,
That never wrote to me,- ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abaX abXb
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 00110001 110101 01011101 010100 0100010 011101 11001100 110001
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 114
  • Average number of words per stanza: 20
  • 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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