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

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