This is an analysis of the poem To Mrs. Macmarland that begins with:
IN Schnee der Alpen - so it runs
To those divine accords - and here... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcbcb dadaeaea fgfghghg ibibjbjb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,8,8,8,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 01110101 01010111 11011111 01011101 01011101 010010111 11010101 11110111 100100111 01110101 01011001 01010101 11011101 01110101 11110101 10010111 01110111 01010101 11100001 010010101 01100101 11011111 11111111 01111101 01011101 11010011 01100101 111000101 11111111 01010101 11010101 01000101
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 269
- Average number of words per stanza: 52
- Amount of lines: 32
- Average number of symbols per line: 33 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; you, love are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words a, that, the are repeated.
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