An acrostic is a poem in which the first letter (or syllable, or word) of each line
spells out a word, message or the alphabet. The word comes from the French ...
An acrostic poem is a type of poetry where the first, last or other letters in a line
spell out a particular word or phrase. The most common and simple form of an ...
Acrostics are a fun poetic form that anyone can write. They have just a few simple
rules, and this lesson will teach you how to create acrostic poems of your own.
In this online tool, students can learn about and write acrostic poems. An acrostic
poem uses the letters in a word to begin each line of the poem. All lines of the ...
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An acrostic poem is very easy to write. It can be about any ... The following poems
are examples of acrostic poems written in this format. The students used ...
Endymion, recollect, when Luna tried To cure his love — was cured of all beside
— His follie — pride — and passion — for he died. -- 'An Acrostic', by Edgar ...
Dec 26, 2014 ... How to Write an Acrostic Poem. When we think of 'poetry', we usually think of
poetry that rhymes. But there are many other styles of poetry, and ...
Acrostic Poems. Examples of acrostic poetry. Read acrostic poems. View a list of
poems in the Acrostic form and see a definition.
An "acrostic poem" is a poem in which the first letter of each line — read vertically
— spells out a word or a message. The word “acrostic" comes from the Greek ...
Basics: Before you begin writing an acrostic poem, you need to understand the
basics of this type of poem. In an acrostic poem, the first letter of each line creates