This is an analysis of the poem Modern Love Xxxv: It Is No Vulgar Nature that begins with:

It is no vulgar nature I have wived.
Secretive, sensitive, she takes a wound ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaaabccbaddaeeXe
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 16,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rima
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: blank verse
  • Metre: 00110101110 1001001101 1001100111 1101010101 1100011101 11011100001 1101010111 1101011111 1011011101 0100111011 1001010011 0111010101 1101011111 11011001111 1101010110 1011010101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 687
  • Average number of words per stanza: 130
  • Amount of lines: 16
  • Average number of symbols per line: 42 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

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

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; she is repeated.

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