This is an analysis of the poem The Summons that begins with:
MY ear is full of summer sounds,
Of summer sights my languid eye;... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abaabcdccdaeaaeaXaacfffffdfddf
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 30,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11010101 01011101 01010101 11001101 10011111 11011101 01110101 01110001 11000101 01010101 01011101 01011101 01010101 01010111 01010101 01110101 11011100 01010111 11110111 11011101 10011101 11110101 110101011 11011101 01010001 11011101 010010011 01110111 11010101 11110111
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 1057
- Average number of words per stanza: 201
- Amount of lines: 30
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; my, to are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words the, a are repeated.
If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:
- summary of The Summons;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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