This is an analysis of the poem I'Ve Come To Deliver Sincerity that begins with:

Do you think at my age,
I've come to whisper sweet nothings......

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaabXXcad eeffcb XXXfgaagXgdd
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 9,6,12,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: couplets
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 111111 11010110 001001011 1111011 10101000000 110001011 1111100111 00111010 101111 11011011011 1101110001 10100101 11111001101 0010100011101 111 1100101000 1111111010010 10110110 010000100 111110011010 1101011 11101011101 0010011 01101 0100 0101101000010
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 226
  • Average number of words per stanza: 42
  • Amount of lines: 26
  • Average number of symbols per line: 34 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; to, and are repeated.

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  • summary of I'Ve Come To Deliver Sincerity;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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