This is an analysis of the poem To A Lady Who Was Libell'D. that begins with:
When Cynthia, Regent of the Tides,
Pale in meridian Pride presides;...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aaaabbXXccdd aaaaeeXXbbffXddaa
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 12,17,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 110010001 100100101 01010101 101110101 01000101 01111101 01010110 01011111 11011111 01001101 10010001 11100101 11010101 11010101 101010101 100111001 10111001 01110011 01010110 01010101 11010001 11010001 01000101 11010001 111101010 110111010 11011101 1111101
- Amount of stanzas: 3
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 333
- Average number of words per stanza: 56
- Amount of lines: 28
- Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word with is repeated.
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