This is an analysis of the poem Dend Iv. Sang that begins with:

Ach! HErre see
Min Hierte-vee...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aaXXXXX XXXbbXX cXXXXXX XXXdddX XeXXbXd XXXXXbX cXXfXfX bbXgXgX ccdXdXX XXXXhXX fXXXXfX XXXXXXd XXXXbXX XXgXhXg ccXXXgX XXXiXXX bbXXXXi bXXgXgX cXaXeeX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,7,
  • Closest metre: iambic trimeter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: tercets
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1101 111 111101 1101 11111 1111 110111 1101 1101 1100100 1111 1011 1101 0011100 1101 110 100111 1111 1111 1111 11111 1101 1101 111101 0111 1101 1111 11111 111 111 111110 1111 1111 1101 11111 1101 111111 11011 1101 111 1111 11111111 1101 1100 11111 1111 111 111 111101 1011 1111 101111 1101 1101 1111 11111 1111 1101 101110 11111 1101 1101 110111 1101 1011 111111 1111 1101 1101 011111 1101 1111 1110010 1101 1101 1101 1111010 1101 1111 11111 1111 1111 1101 111111 1100 111 110101 1101 1101 1111 11101 1111 101 111110 1111 111 0110 0101110 1101 1111 111111 1110 111111 1111 110111 00111 1111 110100 1010 1110 1101 111110 1101 111 1111010 1111 1101 111 111110 111 1101 10111 1111 1101 111 11111 111 100 10111 111 1101 1101 1111
  • Amount of stanzas: 19
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 147
  • Average number of words per stanza: 28
  • Amount of lines: 145
  • Average number of symbols per line: 19 (very short strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 4
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

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

    The author used the same word jeg at the beginnings of some neighboring stanzas. The figure of speech is a kind of anaphora.

    There is a poetic device epiphora at the end of some neighboring lines d, mig, r are repeated).

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