This is an analysis of the poem Jeg Elsker De Grønne Lunde that begins with:

Jeg elsker de grønne Lunde
Med Tonernes vuggende Fald,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXaX XXXX XXXX XXXX babX XXXX XXXX XcXc
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 110011 1100101 110011 1100100 1101111 11011 11011 110011 1100110 1100100 110010 110100 1101111 1101111 1111111 1101101 100110110 1101111 1111110 10011110 10011110 1101101 11101110 111111 110110 0111101 1111010 11011011 11011110 11111 10111110 1101101
  • Amount of stanzas: 8
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 115
  • Average number of words per stanza: 23
  • Amount of lines: 32
  • Average number of symbols per line: 28 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; din, der are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words i, mig are repeated.

    The author used the same word jeg at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

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