This is an analysis of the poem As Fair As Morn that begins with:
As fair as morn, as fresh as May,
a pretty grace in saying nay,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aaXXaaaXa
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 9,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11111111 01010101 1111 11111111 11110101 11110111 11111111 111111 1111111
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 274
- Average number of words per stanza: 59
- Amount of lines: 9
- Average number of symbols per line: 30 (strings are less 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; as, la are repeated.
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