This is an analysis of the poem Louise Ipsen Og C. St. A. Bille that begins with:

Før Talen
Vort Liv har mangen Høitidsdag,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXabXXbaaXXbX XXXXXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 13,7,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 110 11110100 11010111 1111010 1111100 1100111 011010 10111101 11011101 111101 11011100 110111010 011101 1010 111101 1010001 110111 11010101 111111 111111
  • Amount of stanzas: 2
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 273
  • Average number of words per stanza: 54
  • Amount of lines: 20
  • Average number of symbols per line: 26 (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 Louise Ipsen Og C. St. A. Bille;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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