This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet Vi. (Translated From Milton) that begins with:

Enamour'd, artless, young, on foreign ground,
Uncertain whither from myself to fly,... full text

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abbaabbaaXaXcc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: limerick
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
  • Metre: 10001011101 0101001101 0111001101 1101111111 1101110101 0101000101 11010111001 0101001101 1101010111 0111110101 1101011101 00010111001 1101001101 111110001
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 587
  • Average number of words per stanza: 103
  • Amount of lines: 14
  • Average number of symbols per line: 41 (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; and, from are repeated.

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  • summary of Sonnet Vi. (Translated From Milton);
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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