This is an analysis of the poem Ode On Melancholy that begins with:
No, no! go not to Lethe, neither twist
Wolf's-bane, tight-rooted, for its poisonous wine; ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abaXcdecXe efefcgccgc dhdhabhibai
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 10,10,11,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 111101101 11110101001 1101110001 1111010100 1111000110 1101010110 1101010101 0100110100 1101011100 11010010001 1101010111 1001010101 1100110101 1101101101 1111010101 1101100111 1101010100 1011011101 1000111101 1111010101 1101010111 1111010101 1001110101 1001010111 1001010001 1101010101 1101111100 1 1111010101 0111010001 1001010101
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 471
- Average number of words per stanza: 77
- Amount of lines: 31
- Average number of symbols per line: 45 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- 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; your, nor, her are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word or is repeated.
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