This is an analysis of the poem The Rose's Secret that begins with:
When down the west the new moon slipped,
A curved canoe that dipped and tipped,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aaabcbcbcc dddeeeeeff ggghchchff
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 10,10,10,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11010111 01011111 10010101 10010111 11010101 11010111 01010101 11111111 01001111 01010101 11110101 11110101 11110101 11011101 11010111 01011101 01111101 10011111 01110111 01110101 11111111 110011101 01010101 11110101 11011111 11111101 10010001 11111101 01010101 01010111
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 351
- Average number of words per stanza: 70
- Amount of lines: 30
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (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; as, i are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word as is repeated.
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