This is an analysis of the poem Lines On A Type Writer that begins with:
Having received a letter from a gentleman, done with a type writer,
and glorying in its superiority to the pen; we replied as follows :-...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aX abXb XbXb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 2,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 100101000100100110 11000100100001101110 11001110 1010101 110101100 1110111 1111100 11010101 01011001 00100101
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 128
- Average number of words per stanza: 24
- Amount of lines: 10
- Average number of symbols per line: 38 (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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