This is an analysis of the poem We Have Been Challenged that begins with:
You've been sitting there for over an hour,
What's the problem? ...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aX XaXXX XX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 2,5,2,
- Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 10101110110 1010 11010 11101010 0010110010101 1010100100 110110111 1101001 111100001100
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 102
- Average number of words per stanza: 17
- Amount of lines: 9
- Average number of symbols per line: 33 (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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