This is an analysis of the poem In The Seven Woods that begins with:

I HAVE heard the pigeons of the Seven Woods
Make their faint thunder, and the garden bees... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aabcXXcdXddXab
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: rima
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
  • Metre: 11101000101 1111010101 10011101101 0101011101100 11001110101 1001011100 01011100101 110010100101 01000101110 11010111110 1010110011 01101111110 11010100111 0101010111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 603
  • Average number of words per stanza: 110
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • Average number of symbols per line: 42 (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.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; and is repeated.

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