This is an analysis of the poem The Spirit that begins with:
I would not breathe, when blows thy mighty wind
O'er desolate hill and winter-blasted plain,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababccccddddee
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1111111101 101001110101 1101010111 11001010101 1101010101 0101110101 01101110101 0111010011 111111001001 1101110101 1111001101 0111011111 1111110111 1111000101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 624
- Average number of words per stanza: 111
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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- summary of The Spirit;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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