This is an analysis of the poem Jura-Bierget that begins with:

I Juras skiönne Egne,
ved Biergets Kiempefod,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXX XXaX XXXX abXX XXXX XXaX XbXX XXXX XXXX XcXc XXXb XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11011 110100 110111 10111 110111 11011 111110 110100 11010 11001 1111010 110111 1100010 11111 11101 1110 1111 1111 1111 110001 1101100 1111 1100110 11111 111111 11111 11101 1110 110101 110101 110101 111001 1101010 11101 110100 1111 1101110 10011 110100 111101 11011 0111 11111 111101 111100 11011 111110 111101 11100 110100 1101010 1110 11101 11011 1001110 110100 11011 110100 110111 10111
  • Amount of stanzas: 15
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 94
  • Average number of words per stanza: 18
  • Amount of lines: 60
  • Average number of symbols per line: 23 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; der, og are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words der, og, i are repeated.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of Jura-Bierget;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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