This is an analysis of the poem Hymn To Aphrodite that begins with:
Throned in splendor, immortal Aphrodite!
Child of Zeus, Enchantress, I implore thee ...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abXa Xcd bcdX XXcb cdXb XXbX bcXa
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,3,4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 100100101010 1011001011 1110001110 10010 1011101110 10011111010 1110101100101010 101100101111 10010111010 10111001010 11010 1011111110 10101011010 111101011100 11111 111100111110 1001110111010 111011011110 10011 10111111110 11010111010 101111111111 1011110 1111101011 01101110100 111110111000 01110
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 1203
- Average number of words per stanza: 199
- Amount of lines: 33
- Average number of symbols per line: 35 (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; he, now, soon, though are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word even is repeated.
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- summary of Hymn To Aphrodite;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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