In poetry, metre (meter in US spelling) is the basic rhythmic structure of a verse or
lines in verse. Many traditional verse forms prescribe a specific verse metre, ...
Jul 18, 2007 ... English poetry employs five basic rhythms of varying stressed (/) and unstressed (
x) syllables. The meters are iambs, trochees, spondees, ...
Meter Definition. Meter is a stressed and unstressed syllabic pattern in a verse or
within the lines of a poem. Stressed syllables tend to be longer and unstressed ...
Ever wondered how many different types of meters there are in poetry? The
answer is: many! Here is a comprehensive list.
Poets use meter to create special effects in poetry. Using different types of meter,
writers can create rhythms that convey the ebb and flow of life. Sometimes ...
2006 .......In verse and poetry, meter is a recurring pattern of stressed (accented,
or long) and unstressed (unaccented, or short) syllables in lines of a set length.
This page explains what poetry meter is... and why you should care. This is just
one of many pages on the CWN website about poetry techniques and how to ...
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Jun 20, 2013 ... On Shmoop: http://www.shmoop.com/introduction-to-poetry-collins/rhyme-form-
meter.html Without meter in poetry, beat poets wouldn't have a ...
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May 29, 2013 ... A very brief introduction to poetic meter and how to go about finding it. Further
reading: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scansion ...