This is an analysis of the poem I Know What Beauty Is that begins with:
I know what beauty is, for thou
Hast set the world within my heart;...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abba cccc dbbd cccc edXe acca feef ebbe gggg
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11110011 11010111 01110001 11010111 11010101 01010101 01010101 01010101 110010111 01010111 10111011 01010101 11010101 01000101 11010111 11011011 11111111 01110101 1100100101 11010101 11010111 0010010101 01010100 11010101 11111101 11111101 11010111 11010111 1110001001 01010111 11000101 01110111 11011111 11110101 11011101 11010101
- Amount of stanzas: 9
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 138
- Average number of words per stanza: 26
- Amount of lines: 36
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and, of, all, his are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words i, and, the, most are repeated.
The author used the same word i at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
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- summary of I Know What Beauty Is;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
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