This is an analysis of the poem Preludes that begins with:
There is no rhyme that is half so sweet... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: X aabbccddXXeee X ffffdd bggbgg ahhaff
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 1,13,1,6,6,6,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1 101110111 101001001001 10111111 10100110111 10100101101 1011100101 00110110111 111100101 10100111110 111101011 001111101 1101111011 101101011001 1 01011101 11100101 01010101 0110101 01111111 01011101 01011101 01010111 110100101 01011101 011101001 11010001 01011101 01001101 10011100 11110101 01110001 11011101
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 198
- Average number of words per stanza: 39
- Amount of lines: 33
- Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and, of, to are repeated.
The author used the same word a at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.
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- summary of Preludes;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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