This is an analysis of the poem The Coquet that begins with:
TIS, in good truth, a most wonderful thing
(I am even ashamed to relate it) ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abab cdcd efef gfgf
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1001011001 1110010010 1111010011 111101010 1100111011 110111010 1110101011 011111010 1100111001 100111110 1100111111 1111010010 1101110001 101001110 01111011101 101011010
- Amount of stanzas: 4
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 163
- Average number of words per stanza: 32
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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