This is an analysis of the poem Oprøret I Leiren that begins with:

Da Soel gik ned i Banke,
Stod Maane op med Ring,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaXa XXXX XXXX XbXX XXXb XaXa cXXX dXXX dXXX eXXd XdXd XbXX XXXX XXXX cXXX fXXd gdgd XXfX XhXh fXXb XXXX XgXX XXXX XXhX XXXd hXXX XXXX XdXX dedX XXXX XXXX hXXX XXgX XdXd XXXX XXXX XXXX fXXX XXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 111111 11111 111111 11111 01010 11010 11101 110110 11111 111101 110110 11011 1100110 111111 111110 11011 11001 01101 11110 110111 001111 10111 110111 110101 110111 111101 10011 110101 11111 1101010 11110 110110 1011 11111 11111 111111 11111 11100 11110 11101 111110 111001 11110 111101 111111 110011 11111 111111 110111 0110 111111 1011 11101 11101 11111 111111 11101 111100 11011 111100 1101110 111001 111110 111101 111110 11111 1101110 111101 1101110 110111 1011011 110111 11011 1001 101111 11011 11110 01101 1101110 01001 1101110 111100 1111110 110110 111111 11110 110011 11101 11101 1111 111111 11101 111111 11011 11110 11110 111111 1110 110100 11101 011111 11111 11111 11111 100111 110101 11100 11111 11111 110101 1111 111100 111101 11010 11111111 111110 11111111 101111 110111 11101 110101 111100 111110 00111 111011 111100 110001 110101 1100100 01101 111110 10111 101111 111111 1101010 11011 111101 101101 111101 1111111 1011110 11111 1101010 1111 011101 111110 10111 110101 0111010 011101 001110 111101 0111 11111 11001 11001
  • Amount of stanzas: 39
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 93
  • Average number of words per stanza: 20
  • Amount of lines: 171
  • Average number of symbols per line: 21 (very short strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words det, og, med, for, de are repeated.

    The author used the same words det, han, vi, de at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

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