This is an analysis of the poem Not Iris In Her Pride that begins with:
Not Iris in her pride and bravery
Adorns her arch with such variety; ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabbccddeeffXXggee
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 18,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: heroic couplets
- Metre: 1100011100 0101010100 1101110101 0111110001 11111111010 100110101010 01010011101 1101010101 01010110101 1101010101 1001110101 1101010100 0111010101 01010010101 0101010101 01010110101 1101010111 11111101001
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 769
- Average number of words per stanza: 134
- Amount of lines: 18
- Average number of symbols per line: 42 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; in, and are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word the is repeated.
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