This is an analysis of the poem Most Anglers Are Very Humane that begins with:
The kind-hearted angler was sadly pursuing
His calling unhallowed of choking the fishes; ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abab cdcd eXeX fefX XXeX gdgd
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 011010110010 0101000010010 110011011110 110110010010 01001111001 11001011100 11101001011 010010110110 110011010010 11010101100010 111110011010 111010110110 1000010110111 010011110010 111010010111 111111100110 1010110111110 110111111010 110111111110 1110111111100 111011011101 1010010011110 11101111011 110011111010
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 203
- Average number of words per stanza: 36
- Amount of lines: 24
- Average number of symbols per line: 50 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 9
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.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and, his are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words and, o are repeated.
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