This is an analysis of the poem To The Ladies. that begins with:

WIFE and servant are the same,
But only differ in the name : ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aaXbbbbbccddddbbeeffffcc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 24,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: couplets
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1110101 11010001 11110101 11010101 11010111 11110111 11110101 11011111 11110111 11001101 11010111 0010111 11110111 11010101 11010101 11010101 11111101 11011101 11010111 100101101 11111101 11010101 10101101 11010101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 877
  • Average number of words per stanza: 158
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • Average number of symbols per line: 36 (medium-length strings)
  • 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; and is repeated.

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