This is an analysis of the poem A Noun Sentence that begins with:
A noun sentence, no verb
to it or in it: to the sea the scent of the bed ...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XabcdedfacXXecggaffbdaf
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 23,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 011011 0010000101001 1010101001 1010101101101 101111110 1101101011010 111000111 1001110 0101101111101 0100101010111 111010111000101 11110010010100 011100100101001110 10011011110011 10101111 0110100110011 001001001001 111101010110001 1111110101 10010101100101 01011010 1010011011 1010
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 1031
- Average number of words per stanza: 189
- Amount of lines: 23
- Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; my, of, where, and are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words my, is are repeated.
There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines where is repeated).
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