This is an analysis of the poem Modern Love Xxxviii: Give To Imagination that begins with:
Give to imagination some pure light
In human form to fix it, or you shame ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbaXcXXdeedfccf
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 16,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 1001010111 0101010111 01001100101 0101010101 1101110100 1101111101 0101000100 1001010101 1111110111 11010000101 1111110101 0111011111 11110010101 1100011101 1101110111 1111011111
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 663
- Average number of words per stanza: 118
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; you is repeated.
The literary device anadiplosis is detected in two or more neighboring lines. The word/phrase you connects the lines.
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