This is an analysis of the poem On A Troopship - 1915 that begins with:
FAREWELL, the village leaning to the hill,
And all the cawing rooks that homeward fly ;...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcdcdefefdgdgdddd
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 20,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 1101010001 1101011101 0101010001 0111010101 1101010101 1111000101 0111101101 1100010101 1101110101 01010010101 1011010101 0111010101 01010101001 1101010101 1100010001 1101000101 1101000101 1001010111 0011010001 1101010101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 833
- Average number of words per stanza: 149
- Amount of lines: 20
- Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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