This is an analysis of the poem Glycera Rediviva that begins with:
Horace: Book I, Ode 19
"Mater sæva Cupidinum"...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: X X aaXX bbcc XXdd eeXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,1,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 101111 100110000 10010100 01010001 11010111 1101111010 01110111 110100101 11010101 11110101 10110101 10111101 01010111 010011111 11110101 01010111 101111100 111111010
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 103
- Average number of words per stanza: 19
- Amount of lines: 19
- Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
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; me, and are repeated.
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