This is an analysis of the poem Think Of It This Way... that begins with:
Could it get any worse?
Don't think of it like that....
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XXX XaX aXa
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 3,3,3,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 101101 110011 10110011 10001 1001010 0101101 01010 001100 11101
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 75
- Average number of words per stanza: 14
- Amount of lines: 9
- Average number of symbols per line: 24 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; it is repeated.
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