This is an analysis of the poem Lines that begins with:
Addressed to Jonathan Wingle, Esq.
In summer time we roam o'er dingle, ...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: X aaaaXaaa bbbbbbbX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,8,8,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 01010011 0101111010 110111010 11101110 11111110 11111101 00111110 100111010 111101010 11011101 11010111 111101001 11011111 11110101 11010101 1011101 11001111
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 200
- Average number of words per stanza: 36
- Amount of lines: 17
- Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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