This is an analysis of the poem A Bird's Nest that begins with:
An old man, who had charge of field,
With pride he saw two birds did build...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabb ccdd eebbXaaee
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,9,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11111101 01111101 0101011 11010101 11011101 11110101 10011011 11110101 11011001 01010111 11111011 10110101 11011101 11110101 11111111 11110101
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 147
- Average number of words per stanza: 29
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 36 (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; they is repeated.
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