This is an analysis of the poem The Hunter's Even-Song that begins with:
THE plain with still and wand'ring feet,
And gun full-charged, I tread,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: a ba b c cc c a da d e eeXe
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,2,1,1,2,1,1,2,1,1,4,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 01011101 111111 11011101 1101101 01010111 111101 11110101 011101 01011101 110101 11010101 010111 11110111 110101 010111101 111101
- Amount of stanzas: 12
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 42
- Average number of words per stanza: 8
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word and is repeated.
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