This is an analysis of the poem A Calendar Of Sonnets: April that begins with:
No days such honored days as these! While yet
Fair Aphrodite reigned, men seeking wide ... full text
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- Rhyme scheme: abbaabbaccddcd
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1111011111 1101011101 1111110101 1101010001 0101111101 0101010101 1101010011 010101001001 1111010101 0101010101 01001010111 1101010101 1101000101 00110000101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 599
- Average number of words per stanza: 103
- Amount of lines: 14
- 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; and is repeated.
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