This is an analysis of the poem Roser Alt Krandse Den Skyggende Hække that begins with:

Roser alt krandse den skyggende Hække;
Skovene lyde af Qvidren og Sang;...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXaa XbXXXb XbXXXb XXXXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 5,6,6,6,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 10111101 10111011 10000101 0111011 110110111 10111011 1111111 11100101 111111011 110111111 11110101 10011111 10110111 1111111 11111100 11010011011 11011101011 10110111100 1011011011 100111010 10111001 100111101 10101111
  • Amount of stanzas: 4
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 211
  • Average number of words per stanza: 40
  • Amount of lines: 23
  • Average number of symbols per line: 36 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 7
  • 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; den, og are repeated.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of Roser Alt Krandse Den Skyggende Hække;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

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