This is an analysis of the poem Proud Masie that begins with:
Proud Maisie is in the wood,
Walking so early; ...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abXb aXcX aXcb cbXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1100001 10110 1101101 10110 111101 111101 111100 101101 110101 10110 111010 110110 11110111 11110 0100101 10110
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 471
- Average number of words per stanza: 77
- Amount of lines: 19
- Average number of symbols per line: 24 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 4
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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