This is an analysis of the poem Lines To The Memory Of A Very Amiable Young Lady, Who Died At The Age Of Eighteen that begins with:
AT length, departed saint! thy pangs are o'er,
And earthly suff'ring shall be thine no more;... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: Xabbccddddeecc ffffddbbggaahhffddii iiXajjaaccbbjjfX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,20,16,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: heroic couplets
- Metre: 11010111110 1101010111 1111110001 1101010101 01111010101 0101010101 1001110101 1101011101 1101010001 0111010001 1101010101 0101000101 1111110111 0101000101 1101100111 0101110101 1101010101 1100011101 1111010101 1101010101 1101010101 1101000101 1111010101 11010100101 1111110101 0101000111 1111010101 1101010101 0101100001 1001110101 1101010111 1111110001 0101010101 1101010101 0101000101 0110010001 11111101010 0101010111 1111010101 1001111101 0101010111 0101100111 1111010101 1101010101 11010110101 1101000101 1111010100 0111000101 1111010101 1111110110
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 725
- Average number of words per stanza: 127
- Amount of lines: 50
- Average number of symbols per line: 43 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; of, i are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words the, a, then are repeated.
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