What Is the Difference between Poetry and Prose?

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Poetry is a lyrical form of writing, used for such things as writing songs or poems. Prose is the more typical form of writing as used in articles & letters.
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Generally speaking, poetry is subject to some kind of structure, format, rhythm or rhyme scheme that is not applied to prose writing.
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Poetry is language spoken or written according to some pattern.
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Prose is any kind of text that is written with standard grammatical structure and generally flows naturally, as regular speech. It is meant to be straightforward and clear, and is
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Connor, Prose is formed in sentences. Poetry has rhythm and a more stylised form. It comes in verses (obviously this has evolved but not in Shakespeare's time) It usually rhymes
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Poetry is language spoken or written according to some pattern that emphasizes relationships between words on the basis of sound as well as meaning, while prose is a form of written language that is not organized according to formal patterns of verse.
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