An acrostic poem is a cryptographic form in which the initial letter of each line spells out a word, often the subject of the poem or the name of the person to whom the poem is dedicated.
A famous acrostic was made in Greek for the acclamation JESUS ... There is a
classic example of an acrostic poem written in English ...
An acrostic poem is a poem where certain letters in each line spells out a word or
phrase. Some examples show how this works.
Examples: Christmas themed acrostic poetry: Santa or Star; Easter themed
acrostic poetry: Easter; Fall themed acrostic poetry: Fall ...
An acrostic poem
is a cryptographic form in which the initial letter of each line spells out a word, often the subject of the poem
or the name of the person to whom the poem
The first known acrostics
date back to ancient times: the name “acrostic
” was fir... More »
What is an acrostic poem? Use our Poetry Glossary to find out what an Acrostic
Poem is with examples.
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This kind of poem can be written in different ways, but the simplest form is to put
the ... The following poems are examples of acrostic poems written in this format.
Acrostic Poems. Examples of acrostic poetry. Read acrostic poems. View a list of
poems in the Acrostic form and see a definition.
Elizabeth it is in vain you say 'Love not' — thou sayest it in so sweet a way: In vain
those words from thee or L.E.L. Zantippe's talents had enforced so well: Ah! if ...
Nov 14, 2011 ... To begin with, an acrostic is a poem in which the first letters of each line spell ...
For example, I especially like ice cream, so I decided to write an ...