This is an analysis of the poem New Hampshire that begins with:

I met a lady from the South who said
(You won't believe she said it, but she said it):...

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  • Rhyme scheme: abacdebf XgXXafh abijjkajX bfflbbchg m amanjlfaadfodjafgjfgXpaqdj jRg rrbgdh kiffdeeggjfkisbhhpXaglr jajraod hijgagmc ahdajjhirfrhrgeg acbfbgfjjfrXjo hXbaXa R ffekgjd eaXXXXm XaamXf jrkmsiphft ffajapmn b nbksjbjgaafXfbXbgmrfabbbjf mbjbg jdpmXamXmbpgXmgbp
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,7,9,9,1,26,3,6,23,7,8,16,14,6,1,7,7,6,10,8,1,26,5,47,18,7,14,6,36,12,3,16,41,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rondeau rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: blank verse
  • Metre: 1101000111 11011101110 10110010111 0101110101 1101111101 1101110111 0101010101 00010111110 1101000101 1100011100 11011010 1100010100 11111111110 10011100010 11010111111 110101011 110100111 11010111011 010011100010 11010101011 1100010100 10110011110 1001010111 010001000100 1101000101 01010101010 10010101010 1001101101 10010111001 0111010101 1101010101 0111110101 00110101001 010111001100 0101010101 110101011100 1111111101 010101010 1101010101 1101100101 011110001110 1001010101 0101011101 1111010101 0101100101 1011010101 1101110101 0101110001 1111111101 01001101010 0111110111 01010101110 11010101010 10111111010 110101010000 11101111010 1011111101 01001101010 1011001110 1101110011 11000111001 11010110011 11000110101 1111010111 11010011011 1111010101 1111010111 01010101110 11010100011 1101111100 1100010101 01010010010 10110101010 1101010101 10011110101 10101110101 110110011000 110000011110 1111010101 11010001110 010111001100 10011010011 10110111010 1110010101 1111111111 0111010101 11110101110 011100101000 01011111100 111111100100 0011010001 10011101010 01110111001 1101011101 10100101110 10001111110 01101101010 11001111010 11110111011 11111111011 110101001001 0011010011 1101010100 0100010111 10010101110 10011100110 10011100110 11010111001 1111001101 1011111011 0011011111 1110010100 10110100101 1101011101 11110011111 1011010101 10110100110 0100010001 0100110100 0111000101 00010110010 11110010101 0100110101 0100010111 11111111011 0101011101 110101110010 10110111001 0111110011 11010111010 01110101010 11011101010 01010111010 0101110100 010110001 11000101110 11111101010 1100101110 01001101100 11011101001 0101111111 01011100100 11110101001 11010110011 1101110100 1111111100 1010010001 1100111100 110110011111 01111110010 1101111011 1101011101 1001010111 1010011101111 1011100110010 10100111011010 10101100111 11010011010 101100101100 010100111101 0100110001 11101101110 0100111110 1101010101 0101010101 1101010101 01010000100 11000100010 0101000111 0100010111 1001110101 1101001101 1111011101 11111100110 11001110010 0101010110 10000011001 01010111110 11011111011 1101000101 01110111010 1111011110 11001000100 0011001100 1101010001 11010111010 1111010101 1011011101 0101011111 0101010101 01110001011 0101011001 1101011101 0101010101 010110100 1101110100 11010101010 1011010101 11110100010 10110111010 1111011110 110101100101 1100110100 1110010101 1001110111 11011101011 11010011111 1101110111 11011011010 101111011100 0111110101 11011100110 0011010101 11001011001 110100110010 1111111101 1111010100 100111111100 1001010101 1001010101 111101001100 11011101010 1111011101100 11110101000 01010101010 111101110010 1111111111 11110111010 0100101010100 0101010101 11010001110 0101010000 11011010100 1010011101 0101010101 0101011101 1101001100 01010111111 01011101011 100100100011 11111101101 1111110111 1001111101 010101001010 1111011100 011111001100 011111011100 1111010001 0111010111 110010100 1101110110 111101110010 01010000101 11010100111 0101010101 11110111110 1111001110 11111101010 1101010100 10010101010 10010110101 01001010101 010111001010 1101010101 11110101010 1111111101 1011011101 0101000100 1111111000 10010111011 01000010101 1111010011 1011011100 0101010101 0001000100 11011111110 00110101010 11011101001 10010111100 0100010111 0111010101 1101010111 01001101110 1101001111 01000111101 11100100110 0101000100 01101101010 1111111001 1101000111 0101010011 0101110001 1111111100 1101100111 1101010100 11010101110 01010111010 0100010100 101001111110 1111011001 11011101010 110111010010 1100110101 010101110100 01110101000 1111110000 0111111101 010100101010 110100101010 010111011100 01010101101 11111111001 1011011101 0101011100 11011101010 011101110010 1101010011 1110111011 0101000101 1001010001 11011100010 0101001101 0101000100 0101011100 1111111111 01000100010 1101111011 01010010010 1011000101 11001010001 0101110111 1101010101 1111110010 1100110101 01110100010 0101010001 11110000010 1101010111 1111010101 0101011101 0101110101 10010101110 0101000011 0111011101 01010111011 10110111010 1101110111 0101010111 1101010001 0101110101 11110101010 0101011111 1101011111 10011111111 1101010101 0101110111 11110001101 10010001110 01011001010 1111001101 1101111101 1111000111 1011000101 110111110100 1011011111 11000101010 1101110101 1101010101 1011011101 11110101010 1001010101 11001101101 0101010101 1101010001 110101000 0101011001 1101000101 1111110101 0111111101 1101010101 11101100110 10110100 0101110111 0100100111000 010101010010 0101011101 1001110101 0110011101 11010110010 1001111111 01111101111 10010101110 1110101110 10110101010 11010100110 10010111010 11000101010 1101110001 1111010100 1111110111 1111010111 10110101010 01010101011 10110001110 11111001001 11000101110 10110111010 110001110010 01110101010 01010001110 01000110010 110101011100 1011110001
  • Amount of stanzas: 34
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 507
  • Average number of words per stanza: 95
  • Amount of lines: 414
  • Average number of symbols per line: 41 (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; said, i, of, and, in, not, trace, to, there, going, put, you, end, because, still, at, mountains, she, they, new, be are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words i, his, to, the are repeated.

    The author used the same word i at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines inspiration, boxes, at, am, hampshire, mountains, sacred are repeated).

    The poet repeated the same word ' at the end of some neighboring stanzas. The poetic device is a kind of epiphora.

    The literary device anadiplosis is detected in two or more neighboring lines. The words/phrases manchester, it connect the lines.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of New Hampshire;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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