This is an analysis of the poem Man Tumles Blandt Sysler Og Glimmer Og Larm that begins with:

Man tumles blandt Sysler og Glimmer og Larm
og søger, men finder ei Glæden;...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXX XXXX XXXX aXaX XXXX XXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11011011011 1111011 11111011001 11010100 0111101101 110110 11011011001 1001001 010011101 111111 11110000111 11001011 11011001011 11001011 0111101 1101001 1111100 11011110 111110101 1111110 11011101 11011101 110111101 11001011
  • Amount of stanzas: 6
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 142
  • Average number of words per stanza: 27
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • 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.

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

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word held is repeated.

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  • summary of Man Tumles Blandt Sysler Og Glimmer Og Larm;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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