This is an analysis of the poem To Tom Bracken that begins with:
O had you tracked where Kendall* trod
I think you would be kneelin’... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aXaXbXbX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11111101 1111010 11011101 1110110 10110101 1111010 01010101 1101110
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 264
- Average number of words per stanza: 53
- Amount of lines: 8
- Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
- 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; you is repeated.
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