This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet Xxvii: Oh! Ye Bright Stars that begins with:
Oh! ye bright Stars! that on the Ebon fields
Of Heav'n's empire, trembling seems to stand;... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbaabbaacacac
- 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: 1111110101 01100100101 1101100101 10110100101 0111111101 1111110101 1101010101 1101011101 1101010101 0101000101 0101010001 1101010101 0101010101 1111011101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 640
- Average number of words per stanza: 110
- 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:
There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.
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