This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet Xix: Farewell, Ye Coral Caves that begins with:
Farewell, ye coral caves, ye pearly sands,
Ye waving woods that crown yon lofty steep;... full text
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- Rhyme scheme: abbaabbacXcaca
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1111011101 1101111101 11110000101 1101111101 1011110101 1101110111 0101010101 1101010101 010111011 01010101001 1100011001 01010101010 1101010101 11010101010
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 639
- Average number of words per stanza: 106
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 45 (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; ye is repeated.
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