This is an analysis of the poem Kind Are Her Answers, that begins with:

Kind are her answers,
But her performance keeps no day;... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: ababaccbcdedeXfef
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 17,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: rima
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11010 10010111 11110 01110111 10110111 11101 10101111101 1111101 010101 10110 11010101 11110 10111111 110111100 11000010101 1001111 111101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 521
  • Average number of words per stanza: 102
  • Amount of lines: 17
  • Average number of symbols per line: 30 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The speaker asks many questions. Perhaps, he or she is in confusion.

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  • summary of Kind Are Her Answers,;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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