This is an analysis of the poem The First Approach Of The Sweet Spring that begins with:

The first approach of the sweet spring
Returning here once more,--...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abcdXaeedb Xafacceeff
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 10,10,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 010100101 010111 010000111 0111110 010101100 0101101010 1100111 010001 001111010 01011101 010010111 11010100 01011101 0100010 01010101 11110101 011101 011101 11111111 110100111
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 329
  • Average number of words per stanza: 60
  • Amount of lines: 20
  • Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; her, so are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words the, her, so are repeated.

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  • summary of The First Approach Of The Sweet Spring;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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