repetition of sounds at the end of lines; nice/spice; fun/sun; waiter/later
How many syllables is a male rhyme?
How many syllables is a female rhyme?
words that aren’t pure rhymes; the almost rhyme
lines (=verses) without rhyme; they are blank
a new past of a poem, where the rhyme pattern changes; often a new sentence begins too
run on lines or enjambment
a sentence that doesn’t end at the end of a line but carries on into the next line
a stanza of 4 lines that forms a unit of meaning
a stanza of 2 lines that forms a unit of meaning
a poem of 14 lines; 3 quatrains + 1 heroic couplet
a poem on 14 lines; an octave ( 8 lines); and one sestet
a combination of stressed + unstressed syllables
unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable
the meter used most often by Shakespeare; 5 stressed syllables in a line (10 syllables total)