This is an analysis of the poem On Receiving A Laurel Crown From Leigh Hunt that begins with:
MINUTES are flying swiftly, and as yet
Nothing unearthly has enticed my brain... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbaabbacdcXcd
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1011010111 1001010111 00010101111 1110010101 1100110111 011010101001 1101011101 0010010101 11010111010 10111101011 01010101110 1011111000 11110011010 0101010110
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 556
- Average number of words per stanza: 106
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 39 (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; and is repeated.
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