This is an analysis of the poem Love Inducin Christian Conduct that begins with:

When understand my meaning by my words,
How sense of mercy unto faith affords ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aa bb ac bb dd ee ee ff dd cc aaXdd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 2,2,2,2,2,2,2,2,2,2,5,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: couplets
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: heroic couplets
  • Metre: 1101110111 1101010101 1101001101 1110010101 110101110 0101110001 1110010111 1111110111 0111010111 11010011001 1100111101 1101111101 0101011101 0101011100 0101010101 0111011101 0111100001 0111011101 1001110100 0111011101 1001010101 1101110111 0111110101 1101010101
  • Amount of stanzas: 12
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 82
  • Average number of words per stanza: 15
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; to, and are repeated.

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