This is an analysis of the poem Olney Hymn 30: The Light And Glory Of The Word that begins with:
The Spirit breathes upon the word,
And brings the truth to sight; ... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abab cdcd ebeb dfdf ghgh
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: alternate rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: ballad stanza
- Metre: 01010101 110101 11110001 01001 01010101 010101 010101001 011101 01110101 010111 01010101 111101 11010101 110101 11010101 0101001 11100001 010111 11010111 010101
- Amount of stanzas: 5
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 119
- Average number of words per stanza: 21
- Amount of lines: 20
- Average number of symbols per line: 29 (strings are less long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 5
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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