This is an analysis of the poem Den Fremmede Fugl that begins with:

Seer Du Huset med de røde Bjelker i den hvide Muur?
Rundt om kneise stolte Bøge i den store frie Natur....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXaXXXbXXXXXXXXXXXccXcXdXXeeXXXbXXXXfXXXXaXXbXddXXXXgXeeXbXfXXXXXXXXfXXXXXXfXXbXXafXXXXbXgfXXXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 98,
  • Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1010101101111 111111111010 101110101111 110111010111 11101110111111 10111110111101 11111101010111 1110111110100 1011110111000 101011111110 111010111100 1111111111 11101111111111 1011111101111 1101111111011 10111111101000 11101110100110 111010111100 1110111011101 1110011011111 100110100101 110011001111101 11101101110100 11111111011111 101110001101111 10101110111111 101110111101 10001110101101 11010111011101 101101111101 111011101100111 1011101010111 1111010111111 101110101101110 11101010101111 1011110101101 1111111101 11001110100111 1011101011101 11101110111111 1010111101111 110111111111 101010101110110 111011101010101 1111110101101 10110111111 1111101111100 111111011111 1110011101111 11100011111101 111011110111 101101000101101 101010101110011 1110111110 1011111011101 11101111110110 10111001001101 11110111111 111011111010 100010101111100 10101011010101111 110110110011 1001111001000111 101001101111 1111001011111 11111010111101 10101000011110 111011101110000 10001010111101 1110101101011 10101110101001 111001111100 1011100011110 1011010110100 11100010111101 111011101110111 1011101101110 101010101110001 111110101011101 10110111111 1011011100100 1111110101100 1111010111100 111111010111 1111010111111 1110101011101010 11100111010111 11101011110101 110111111110 1110110101100 111010101111110 111111011101 101111111001 10011010111100 11011011111 111011111111 11101010011111 101110111101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 5401
  • Average number of words per stanza: 1050
  • Amount of lines: 98
  • Average number of symbols per line: 54 (very long strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 11
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; og, en, kan, den, det, i, et, er, over, der, de, dem are repeated.

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

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

  • summary of Den Fremmede Fugl;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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