This is an analysis of the poem Climbing West Of Lotus Flower Peak that begins with:

Amongst the grandeur of Hua Shan
I climb to the Flower Peak,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abcXdXaXXXbeXXddXecX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 20,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 010010101 1100101 11011101010 1001001 1011110 111001010 1110010010 0101010011 1111110010 010111001100 10001101 01111111 111101110 11101001 10110110 101110010 1011001 10101110001 10101100010 011101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 686
  • Average number of words per stanza: 129
  • Amount of lines: 20
  • 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.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; to is repeated.

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