This is an analysis of the poem Apple-Blossom that begins with:

Blossom of the apple trees!
Mossy trunks all gnarled and hoary, ... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abbXa cbbcc caabc dXXdd effee
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,5,5,5,5,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1000101 10111110 111011010 1010111 1001101 1111101 10111010 11100010 100101001 1110111 11100111 10101110 11000010 0110010 0010101 1010101 11100010 10101110 10010111 1010101 1111101 101010010 100101110 1001101 1110111
  • Amount of stanzas: 5
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 165
  • Average number of words per stanza: 27
  • Amount of lines: 25
  • Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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