This is an analysis of the poem Norse Nature that begins with:

(In Ringerike During The Student Meeting Of 1869)
We wander and sing with glee...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme:
  • Stanza lengths (in strings):
  • Closest metre:
  • Сlosest rhyme:
  • Сlosest stanza type:
  • Guessed form:
  • Metre:
  • Amount of stanzas: 13
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 196
  • Average number of words per stanza: 34
  • Amount of lines: 75
  • Average number of symbols per line: 33 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words the, here, and are repeated.

    The author used the same words here, see at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines you, us are repeated).

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  • summary of Norse Nature;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation.

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