A limerick is a form of poetry in five-line, predominantly anapestic meter with a
strict rhyme scheme (AABBA), which is sometimes obscene with humorous intent.
A limerick is a humorous poem consisting of five lines. The first, second, and fifth
lines must have seven to ten syllables while rhyming and having the same ...
Limerick expert Don Marquis identified three types of limericks: "limericks to be
told when ladies are present; limericks to be told when ladies are absent but ...
Poetry projects for kids: Limericks Introduction: A limerick is a silly poem with five
lines. They are often funny or nonsensical. Limericks were made famous by ...
How to write a limerick. This guide makes it easy! Clear explanations, plus poem
starters to give you creative writing ideas. Also check out our step-by-step guide ...
Limerick Poems, writing a limerick is a true challenge. Writing a funny Limerick is
even harder. Read Limericks Examples. A limerick is a five-line witty poem with ...
To help you get started writing limericks, here's some helpful information about
writing limericks. To begin, a limerick is a funny little poem containing five lines.
THE STRUCTURE OF A LIMERICK. Limericks are short poems of five lines
having rhyme structure AABBA. It is officially described as a form of 'anapestic ...
This lesson reviews closed-form poetry, specifically focusing on limericks. The
limerick is defined and the structure is explained. Examples are...
If a couplet were a two-line rhymed poem, then a triplet would be a three-line
rhymed poem. • Limericks are nonsense verse. • They have five lines. • They