This is an analysis of the poem It Is Rather Shocking To See that begins with:
I am not surprised at all,
That today there seems to be......
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: AXbb AXXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1110111 1011100 010101010 011010000100110 1110111 0100100100 1001010 011010110101
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 145
- Average number of words per stanza: 26
- Amount of lines: 8
- Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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