This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet X: Daughter To That Good Earl that begins with:
To the Lady Margaret Ley
Daughter to that good Earl, once President... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: a bcabbccbdebdeb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: rondeau
- Metre: 00101001 1001011101 0101010100 1101010111 1101100110 1101001100 1111010100 1100100100 1001111100 1101101101 0111010111 1010111101 1111010101 1111100101 10010100100
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 305
- Average number of words per stanza: 53
- Amount of lines: 15
- Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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