This is an analysis of the poem No More that begins with:
Nay, then, what can be done
When love is flown, ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabbccb ddbeeeb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,7,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic trimeter or irregular meter
- Metre: 111101 1101 111101 100111 101111 101111 101101 110101 1111 1111 101111 011101 111101 1111
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 179
- Average number of words per stanza: 35
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 25 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; how is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words when, thinking are repeated.
There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines was is repeated).
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- summary of No More;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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