This is an analysis of the poem On A Ruined House In A Romantic Country that begins with:
And this reft house is that the which he built,
Lamented Jack ! And here his malt he pil'd,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbabccbacXacc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1011010111 0101110111 1001111111 1111001101 0111010101 1011010101 1111110101 1111011111 11010101001 11011101011 11110110110 0101110101 1111011111 1011010110101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 687
- Average number of words per stanza: 120
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 48 (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; she, and are repeated.
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