This is an analysis of the poem Palmines Bortgang that begins with:

Her svandt hun, Rosen falmer, Løvet bæver,
Violen visner langt fra hendes Fod;...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

The information we provided is prepared by means of a special computer program. Use the criteria sheet to understand greatest poems or improve your poetry analysis essay.

  • Rhyme scheme: XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 011101011 101011101 110110110110 110111 1111011010 111110011 1101100100 1111 1111011100 11111111 110111111 101011 111101111 110110111 100101101 11011111 11111101101 0111110100 110010110 111101 1111011 110111101 1111011001 11011 1101111111101 111111101 111101111 100111
  • Amount of stanzas: 7
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 141
  • Average number of words per stanza: 28
  • Amount of lines: 28
  • Average number of symbols per line: 35 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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  • summary of Palmines Bortgang;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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