This is an analysis of the poem Modern Love Xi: Out In The Yellow Meadows that begins with:

Out in the yellow meadows, where the bee
Hums by us with the honey of the Spring, ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abbacddceffeagga
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 16,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: blank verse
  • Metre: 1001011101 11100100001 11001100111 1101011101 1001110111 11010101110 01010101010 1101110101 1011011011 0101111101 01011010001 1111110101 1100011111 1101010101 01010100101 0100110111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 723
  • Average number of words per stanza: 136
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 9
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The speaker asks many questions. Perhaps, he or she is in confusion.

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