This is an analysis of the poem Content that begins with:
THOUGH singing but the shy and sweet
Untrod by multitudes of feet, ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aaabaaab
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11010111 10110101 11010111 111100 01011111 01110101 110111011 011101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 277
- Average number of words per stanza: 51
- Amount of lines: 8
- Average number of symbols per line: 34 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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