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StressesTerm
Rhyming words with single syllables and a stressed ending
a poem of praise or blame
a poem with the same about of stresses per line, but varied number of syllables
dramatic poem with plots and characters (began as pastoral poems)
a poem of praise for funerals
a funeral oration
trimeter quatrain with one tetrameter line (very Emily Dickinson)
a pastoral poem with idealistic happy theme
a4 b3 a4 b3
u / u
short poem of praise or blame
u u
u u /
incantation meant to further or thwart an action
/ /
/ u u /
poem in the form of a letter
/ u u
dawn poem
a song of mourning or lament
a poem with the same amount of syllables per line
StressesTerm
Rhyming words with multiple syllables and an unstressed ending
/ u
long narrative poem with elevated style and a heroic story
a song or poem of the night
a poem of thanksgiving in praise of battles
when a sentence continues on another line of poetry
a4 b3 c4 b3
a poem created by a group of people
tetrameter quatrain rhyming abba
one word is repeated at the beginning of many lines
a rhythmic pause in the middle of a poetic line
a poem with the same amount of syllables and stresses per line
u /
a poem celebrating marriage
sing-songy poems written to be sold at the side of the street
a poem of praise, originally for Olympics
poem sung in a chorus at a funeral
funeral song
omitting a sound in a word to make it fit the poetic meter (ex. ne'er)
/ u /
poem sung in a single voice at a funeral

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