This is an analysis of the poem I Composed These Rhythmical Sounds that begins with:

1893
I composed these rhythmical sounds...

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  • Rhyme scheme: X abab cdcd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: ballad stanza
  • Metre: 1 10111001 011001011 10101101 001101011 011110001 111101001 101011011 111111011
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 107
  • Average number of words per stanza: 19
  • Amount of lines: 9
  • Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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