This is an analysis of the poem This Merit Hath The Worst that begins with:
This Merit hath the worst—... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: X XXXX XXXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1 0101010 0100100 111101 11010100 011111 1101010 0101110 1010010
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 87
- Average number of words per stanza: 13
- Amount of lines: 9
- Average number of symbols per line: 28 (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.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and is repeated.
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