This is an analysis of the poem In Him We Live that begins with:

Father! I bless thy name that I do live,
And in each motion am made rich with thee,... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ababbcbcdedeaa
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rima
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
  • Metre: 1011111111 1011011101 1101011111 0001010111 0101010111 0001001101 1101010011 11010010101 1101110111 110100101010 0111110101 11110111010 1111110101 101011110111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 575
  • Average number of words per stanza: 117
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • Average number of symbols per line: 40 (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; i, that are repeated.

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