This is an analysis of the poem Time And Sentiment that begins with:
I see a fair young couple in a wood,
And as they go, one bends to take a flower,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbaabbacdacad
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with trochaic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1101110001 11111101010 11100111010 1001010101 1001010101 01010101010 01011001010 10011111101 0111000101 1011110001 1110110101 1001011101 01010101111 10111010011
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 580
- Average number of words per stanza: 111
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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