This is an analysis of the poem Haandværkssvenden Synger that begins with:

Lİlle Cathrine!
Hvi bær du det deilige Haar,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXaaXb XXXXcXXX XddXcXXb XXXXXXXX XcXbXXab XXXXXXXX XaXXXaad
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,8,8,8,8,8,8,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 110 1101101 111101 101 1101101 1111111 1111011 11111 110 01111 1111001 111 100111111 101011 1111001 1011 110 1101101 111101 1111 1001011 111101 111011 111111 110 11011011 101111 1000 111101 10111 101111 11110 110 1111001 110101 1110 1011101 111111 1011101 111 110 11111010 100111 1011 101011 0110011 1101001 1111 110 110110011 1101011 1111 111111 110011 1111011 111
  • Amount of stanzas: 7
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 191
  • Average number of words per stanza: 37
  • Amount of lines: 56
  • 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:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

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

  • summary of Haandværkssvenden Synger;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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