This is an analysis of the poem Inniskeen Road: July Evening that begins with:
The bicycles go by in twos and threes -
There's a dance in Billy Brennan's barn to-night,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababbcbcbcbcdd
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 0100110111 10101010101 1101110100 10111110001 111110101 0101011111 1111011101 0111010001 11110010101 01010101010 1101010101 01011100110 0101010111 01111100101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 575
- Average number of words per stanza: 110
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
- 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; and, of are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word and is repeated.
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