This is an analysis of the poem Os Flaskerne Vinke Til Glæde that begins with:

Os Flaskerne vinke til Glæde:
hvi skulle de urørte staae?...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XXXXXXaX XXXaXXXX XaXXXXXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,8,8,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 110111 11011 1111011 110111 1101111 1101001 110010111 110111101 0101001 11011111 111101 1101111 0111011 1101111 1111011001 111011010 111100110 11101 1110110 1101101 110111 1111011 1111011001 1101101101
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 259
  • Average number of words per stanza: 55
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • Average number of symbols per line: 32 (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; de, re, en are repeated.

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

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines re, de are repeated).

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

  • summary of Os Flaskerne Vinke Til Glæde;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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