This is an analysis of the poem Home In War-Time that begins with:
SHE turn’d the fair page with her fairer hand—
More fair and frail than it was wont to be— ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbaXbbacddcee
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1101100101 1111101100 1110011101 1101100101 0100010111 1100011101 1101011101 1101010101 0100010101 11010011101 1111110011 01011010101 1101111101 01010101001
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 613
- Average number of words per stanza: 122
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 43 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 9
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; d is repeated.
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