This is an analysis of the poem To The Members Of The Sober Society; Sent To The Same With An Engraving that begins with:
Dear sober emptyers o' the glass!
Behold your goddess - wife or lass,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabccb ddabba bXbeeb bbaffa bbXddX Xdgbbg ffXXcX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 6,6,6,6,6,6,6,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11010101 01110111 1011111 11111101 11111011 110111 01110001 01010101 110101 1111001 11010111 1100101 11010111 011101110 10001010 11110101 11110001 1111010 1111011 01111011 1111 11010101 11011101 111101 11110101 01011100 1111110 11011111 010011101 1111000 11111101 001100101 1110110 111110111 01111001 1110010 01110101 11011111 1111111 11010111 11011111 1010100
- Amount of stanzas: 7
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 195
- Average number of words per stanza: 36
- Amount of lines: 42
- Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and is repeated.
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