This is an analysis of the poem Fuscara, Or The Bee Errant ( Excerpt) that begins with:

"But oh! what waspe was't that could prove ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: a bbcc XXXX Xa
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,4,4,2,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1 101111111 10001101 01011101 1011101 11010101 10110101 10111110 0101010000 1
  • Amount of stanzas: 6
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 50
  • Average number of words per stanza: 9
  • Amount of lines: 11
  • Average number of symbols per line: 27 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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  • summary of Fuscara, Or The Bee Errant ( Excerpt);
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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