This is an analysis of the poem At Stratford-Upon-Avon that begins with:
Thus spake his dust (so seemed it as I read
The words): Good friend, for Jesus' sake forbeare ... full text
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- Rhyme scheme: aXXaababcXbcX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 13,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: blank verse
- Metre: 1101110111 0101110110 110101101 1101000101 0101010101 1101010111 0101010001 1001010101 1111110111 0101110100 1011111101 1011010001 1100111101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 575
- Average number of words per stanza: 103
- Amount of lines: 13
- Average number of symbols per line: 43 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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