This is an analysis of the poem Hymn After Receiving Holy Communion that begins with:

I HAVE Thee now, O Jesu,
Enshrined within my soul,... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaXabXcXcXcXdcXeXXeXdXdXdfbfXXgXgbhXXhc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 39,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1111110 010111 0111110 0100111 1111010 1 111101 1100110 111100 1111110 110101 1 0111101 011111 1111110 110101 1101010 1 110110 1111110 111101 1111010 011101 1 1111111 011111 1101110 110101 1111110 1 110101 1111100 111011 1101110 011111 1 1101010 010011 01
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 1033
  • Average number of words per stanza: 184
  • Amount of lines: 39
  • Average number of symbols per line: 26 (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.

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  • summary of Hymn After Receiving Holy Communion;
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  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
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