This is an analysis of the poem Invocation To The Fairies that begins with:

For My Sister's Grotto
FAYS and Fairies haste away! ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: X aXbbccaaddeeffggddcchhiijjaX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,28,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: couplets
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 111011 1110101 0010101 1011101 1010101 1010101 10100001 01010111 1110101 1010101 1010111 100101010 010110010 11100101 10100101 1010101 01000101 01011111 01010101 10100101 11000111 0010111 01000101 10101001 1011101 0011101 1111101 01110101 110011100
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 472
  • Average number of words per stanza: 80
  • Amount of lines: 29
  • Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; your is repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words bring, the are repeated.

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  • summary of Invocation To The Fairies;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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