This is an analysis of the poem An Incident that begins with:
Here is a tale for men and women teachers:
There was a girl who'd ceased to be a maiden;... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbacddceXbeXb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with trochaic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 10011111010 11011100010 11110111010 01011000010 11010111110 11111101010 10011001110 10011100110 11010101010 10110101010 11011101110 01001101110 11011101010 01010101110
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 635
- Average number of words per stanza: 122
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 9
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; her is repeated.
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