This is an analysis of the poem My thought raised me to a place in which that begins with:

‘Levommi il mio penser in parte ov'era'
My thought raised me to a place in which...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: X aXXbXXXXXbXXacXc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,16,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 100111001100 111100101 11111110111 10111100110 110111100111 11111101010 010101000101001 111111111 1101101010 10011010110101 11101111111 110101011110 110111010001 110101101001 1011011001010 0101011
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 240
  • Average number of words per stanza: 48
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 9
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; in, and, my are repeated.

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  • summary of My thought raised me to a place in which;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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