This is an analysis of the poem Til Min Gudsøn that begins with:

Min lille Dreng, du lyse Æbleblomst
i Drøm paa Vaarens lette, morgenrene Luft,...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: XaXX XXXb XXXX XXbX bXXX XaXa
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 4,4,4,4,4,4,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: no rhyme
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1110110 1111011001 1111111 11111111 111100011 111111011 1101111101 11111111 01111111 1110110100 11111111 1111111101 11011111 1111010111 111111111 11111111 11111111 111111110 111111101 110110100 11111111 111101101 01111101 0111111
  • Amount of stanzas: 6
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 162
  • Average number of words per stanza: 33
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • Average number of symbols per line: 40 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

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

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

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

  • summary of Til Min Gudsøn;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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