This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet Xviii. To The Autumnal Moon that begins with:
Mild Splendor of the various-vested Night!
Mother of wildly-working visions! hail!... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcdcdeaeaea
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: Shakespearean sonnet
- Metre: 11000100101 1001010101 11110101001 1111010101 1111011101 0101010111 1111000111 110101010101 11011100111 1101010101 1101010101 11010001001 11001010101 11010010001
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 606
- Average number of words per stanza: 107
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 42 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
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.
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