This is an analysis of the poem In Tuolumne Meadows that begins with:
I Love to sit in the sun
And watch the foaming Lyell... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abcabc defdef ffcffc gheghe
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,6,6,6,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1101001 1101011 1100101 111111 10101010 0011101 1101011 11001011 1101001 1100111 11001111 1011111 110101 001110010 11001001 1011101 10110010 1100101 11101011 110011010 11101001 00110110 110110010 1110101
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 190
- Average number of words per stanza: 38
- Amount of lines: 24
- Average number of symbols per line: 31 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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