This is an analysis of the poem Half-Waking that begins with:
I thought it was the little bed
I slept in long ago; ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcdcdaeaefgfgafaf
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 20,
- Closest metre: iambic trimeter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11010101 110101 01110101 111101 1111010010 100111 110110110 010101 01110101 011001 11110101 110101 11111101 011101 11110101 110111 10011101 110101 01011101 010101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 709
- Average number of words per stanza: 119
- Amount of lines: 20
- Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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- summary of Half-Waking;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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