Analysis of Basket

Carl Sandburg 1878 (Galesburg) – 1967 (Flat Rock)



speak, sir, and be wise.
Speak choosing your words, sir, like an old woman over a bushel of apples.


Scheme AB
Poetic Form
Metre 11011 1101111111010010110
Closest metre Iambic hexameter
Characters 106
Words 21
Sentences 3
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 2
Lines Amount 2
Letters per line (avg) 38
Words per line (avg) 10
Letters per stanza (avg) 75
Words per stanza (avg) 19
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Submitted on May 13, 2011

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Carl Sandburg

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