This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet 116: Let Me Not To The Marriage Of True Minds that begins with:
Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Admit impediments. Love is not love... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcdcdefefgg
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: Shakespearean sonnet
- Metre: 1110010011 0101001011 1101010101 1100010001 110011010001 11110101010 00010100101 11011101010 1111110111 0101010101 11010011011 11011000101 0001010111 1101111101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 594
- Average number of words per stanza: 111
- 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.
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