This is an analysis of the poem Sonnet Lxxxiv that begins with:
Who is it that says most? which can say more
Than this rich praise, that you alone are you?... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcdcdeaeaff
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: shakespearean sonnet
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: Shakespearean sonnet
- Metre: 1001111111 1011110111 0101100001 1101011101 1100011111 10001111110 1111010111 11111100010 1111010101 1101110111 1101011101 10010101001 1011010101 10111111101
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 671
- Average number of words per stanza: 115
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 47 (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.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; that, you are repeated.
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- summary of Sonnet Lxxxiv;
- central theme;
- idea of the verse;
- history of its creation;
- critical appreciation.
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