This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet II that begins with:
If that apparent part of life's delight
Our tingled flesh-sense circumscribes were seen...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcdcdXeaeff
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: Shakespearean sonnet
- Metre: 0101010101 11011100001 1111011101 1111111011 10110011010 0101010101 10111111010 0011001101 10011011011 101000100111 11111100111 0111111101 0111010101 1101111111
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 631
- Average number of words per stanza: 114
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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- summary of Sonnet II;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
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- critical appreciation.
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