This is an analysis of the poem On The Same By Palladas that begins with:
A Spartan 'scaping from the fight,
His mother met him in his flight,... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aaaabbccddeeXX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic tetrameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 01010001 01011001 01010001 11010001 11110101 01001101 110011111 01011101 10110101 11010101 01010101 01010101 11000111 11110101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 480
- Average number of words per stanza: 88
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 33 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; his is repeated.
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