This is an analysis of the poem To Recapture That Innocence Of Loved Missed that begins with:

To recapture that innocence of loved missed,
May be easier done by a poet doing it....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aa Xb cXba bac dd X X
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 2,2,4,3,2,1,1,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: couplets
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: rondeau
  • Metre: 00101100011 1010011010100 110100010001101 0110101011101 1111010 100111 0101010100010 0101001011 111110 00100010001 101010101 1010101 10001011 111110011 1
  • Amount of stanzas: 7
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 73
  • Average number of words per stanza: 14
  • Amount of lines: 15
  • 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.

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  • summary of To Recapture That Innocence Of Loved Missed;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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