This is an analysis of the poem To The Ladies Who Saw Me Crowned that begins with:

WHAT is there in the universal Earth
More lovely than a Wreath from the bay tree?... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abbaaXbacbdcbd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
  • Metre: 1010010101 1101010011 1001010101 10001110101 1101010101 0101010100 1101010101 1101001101 1011000111 01001010101 1111111101 11011011001 0101110101 1100011101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 581
  • Average number of words per stanza: 109
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The speaker asks many questions. Perhaps, he or she is in confusion.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; of is repeated.

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  • summary of To The Ladies Who Saw Me Crowned;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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