This is an analysis of the poem Ode V: On Love Of Praise that begins with:
Of all the springs within the mind... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abcbc Xbcbc Xdcdc Xecec aXdXd afcfc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,5,5,5,5,5,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: ballad stanza
- Metre: 1 010010101 11010101 01110111 100100101 1 11010101 110000101 11010101 11010101 1 11010101 010101001 11010111 11010101 1 11010101 11110101 0101011 01000101 1 01100101 00101101 01010101 11111111 1 01010001 101100101 11110101 01000011
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 143
- Average number of words per stanza: 27
- Amount of lines: 30
- Average number of symbols per line: 28 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; nor is repeated.
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