This is an analysis of the poem Steam-Launches On The Thames that begins with:
Henley, June 7, 1891.
Shall we, to whom the stream by right belongs, ... full text
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- Rhyme scheme: X aabbccbbaaddeeffggccddhh
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,24,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: heroic couplets
- Metre: 10111 1101011101 1101010111 1101010101 1101110101 1101010101 1100010101 1101010101 01001010101 01010001010 011101110010 1101010101 1111011101 0101010101 01110111001 0111110001 1101110111 1101010101 1111010101 11100011101 1101110111 1101010111 1100011111 1011011101 0101011001
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 549
- Average number of words per stanza: 94
- Amount of lines: 25
- Average number of symbols per line: 43 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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