This is an analysis of the poem 'Carpe Diem,' Or Cop The Day that begins with:

AD LEUCONOEN
Horace: Book I, Ode 13....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: X X X XXaaXXXXbcXXbcXc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,1,1,16,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1100 101111 1111001101 001111011111 10 110101111101 1101 11010101010 1000 110101110 1010100 10011001010 00100 10010001110 11000 110111011101 0100 11111100 01010100
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 138
  • Average number of words per stanza: 26
  • Amount of lines: 20
  • Average number of symbols per line: 27 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

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