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Can you name the POETRY AHHHH?

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

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