This is an analysis of the poem Antistrophe that begins with:
Thou who such weary Length hast past,
Where wilt thou rest, mad Nymph, at last? ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabbaaaaccddXceeffXaggbbhh
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 26,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 11110111 11111111 11110101 11011101 101101 110111 1101110101 1101010101 01010101 11100111 11111101 11110101 1011111000 01110101 11110101 11010101 110101011 11110101 11110110 010101001 11101101 01010101 10011101 11111101 01011101 11110101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 987
- Average number of words per stanza: 170
- Amount of lines: 26
- Average number of symbols per line: 37 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; thou, or, thy are repeated.
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