This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet I that begins with:
Whether we write or speak or do but look
We are ever unapparent. What we are...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcdcddedeff
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1011111111 11101000111 1000100111 1101010001 1101111100 0011110001 111100001 0111011101 00101011001 11010111010 1011011101 11110011110 1111001111 11011010101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 588
- Average number of words per stanza: 111
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; we, or, our are repeated.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of Sonnet I;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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