This is an analysis of the poem What Did I Do? that begins with:
You're always ever busy.
With avoiding time for me....
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ABAB CDCDCCCE CDCDCCCE ABAB CDCDCCCEXC
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,8,8,4,10,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: rondeau rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1111010 0010111 1111010 0110111 1011 1111101010 1011 1110111010 1011 1111101 1110111 1110111 1011 1111101010 1011 1110111010 1011 1111101 1110111 1110111 1111010 0010111 1111010 0110111 1011 1111101010 1011 1110111010 1011 1111101 1110111 1110111 1011
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 151
- Average number of words per stanza: 32
- Amount of lines: 33
- Average number of symbols per line: 27 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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