This is an analysis of the poem This&Mdash;Is The Land&Mdash;The Sunset Washes that begins with:
This—is the land—the Sunset washes—... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: X XXXX XXXXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,4,5,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1 10001011100 100001001010 101000100100 1000010100 1101 01010 1010010100 10000011000 100101101
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 117
- Average number of words per stanza: 16
- Amount of lines: 10
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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