This is an analysis of the poem National Trust that begins with:
Bottomless pits. There's on in Castleton,
and stout upholders of our law and order...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: Xabac a caXbXb XX X XX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,1,6,2,1,2,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 1001110100 11100011110 1110111001 111010110010 11011111111 11000101110 1100010101 01010100010 11101011100 11001011111 1100110011 1101011100 011101001101 1111010101 1111001011 10 110011011
- Amount of stanzas: 6
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 119
- Average number of words per stanza: 22
- Amount of lines: 17
- Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and is repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word and is repeated.
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- summary of National Trust;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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