This is an analysis of the poem Love Inthron'D. Ode that begins with:

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Introth, I do my self perswade,... full text

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXbXbccdd XeXeXXXaX XaaXaffff XdbdbggXc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 9,9,9,9,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: couplets
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1 10111110 10110101 11010011 1110000101 1110101 110111 111011111 1101010101 1 010111001 110100110 11011111 11010100 110001 110101 0100101 0111100010 1 10001001 11111101 11001100 110110101 100101 010101 11010111 010001011 1 1100111001 10010101 11011101 11110101 000100 110101 111111110 011110011
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 284
  • Average number of words per stanza: 49
  • Amount of lines: 36
  • 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.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and is repeated.

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