This is an analysis of the poem Til Jens Baggesen that begins with:
Hil, Ven Baggesen, Dig, der, som Ulysses, vidt
Omstormt, skued din Tids Sæder og Folkefærd,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: XXXX XXXX XaXX XXXX XbXX XaXX XXXb
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,4,
- Closest metre: trochaic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 111001110101 101111110 111011010 1101110 11101100100 10100111101 111011111 1110010 11111111100 1111110101 111111100 110011 10111110111 110110101 1111110101 1110111 1011111110 100011101100 11001100101 1000110 10111111100 11011101101 1100110110 11111001 11000100110 10111011100 11001101101 111011111
- Amount of stanzas: 7
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 168
- Average number of words per stanza: 30
- Amount of lines: 28
- Average number of symbols per line: 41 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 8
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.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; det, og are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word snart is repeated.
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