This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet Cli that begins with:
Love is too young to know what conscience is;
Yet who knows not conscience is born of love?... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XaXabcbcbdbdee
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1011011100 1111100101 1101011101 1100111111 1101011101 11010111010 1111110111 10011111010 1101111111 1001011001 1001011100 0101011111 1101010111 01011111111
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 671
- Average number of words per stanza: 119
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 47 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 9
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; my, thy are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word my is repeated.
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