This is an analysis of the poem Du, Som I Paaske-Dagningen that begins with:

Du, som i Paaske-Dagningen
Stod herlig op af Døde,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXaXaXaX XXXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXXXa XbXXXXXXXX XbXbXcXcXc XcXcXXXXXX XXXaXcbcac XXXXdXdXdX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 0111100 110111 0011000 10101 1001001 100111 11011101 110111 01001101 110001 1001100 11011 110100 11110 1101111 110110 1111011 11011 1111101 110011 110110 1101 111110 100101 11011111 110011 10011010 11110 1111111 011111 111101 010010 1111010 010110 101010 110110 1101111 11111 11011101 11011 11011100 011101 110101 11111 1111101 101110 1111111 111110 11111101 1101010 1111100 1101010 111010 1111110 11011101 1110010 11111111 1001110 1101111111 1001100 100110 11111 010010 110101 11010101 1111010 1101100 111110 1111011 1101110 0111010 10101 1101010 011111 1011101 1111010 1101101 11110 111011 1101100
  • Amount of stanzas: 8
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 269
  • Average number of words per stanza: 53
  • Amount of lines: 82
  • Average number of symbols per line: 25 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • 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; var, det are repeated.

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

  • summary of Du, Som I Paaske-Dagningen;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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