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A heroic couplet is a traditional form for English poetry, commonly used in epic and narrative poetry, and consisting of a rhyming pair of lines in iambic ...

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Heroic couplet definition, a stanza consisting of two rhyming lines in iambic pentameter, especially one forming a rhetorical unit and written in an elevated style, ...

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heroic couplet: A couplet of rhyming iambic pentameters often forming a distinct ... open), with the meaning of the first line continuing to the second (this is called.

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Heroic Couplet. Definition: Heroic couplets are rhyming pairs of verse in iambic pentameter. What on earth did these couplets do to become heroic? Did they pull  ...

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Heroic couplet definition: a verse form consisting of two rhyming lines in iambic pentameter | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

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Jul 29, 2015 ... Did you know that a couplet can be heroic? Come and investigate the formal tradition of the heroic couplet, from its roots in medieval English...

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Jun 1, 2017 ... The heroic couplet is also usually closed, meaning that both lines are end- stopped (by some kind of punctuation), and that the couplet is a ...

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Definition of heroic couplet - (in verse) a pair of rhyming iambic pentameters, much used by Chaucer and the poets of the 17th and 18th centuries such as ...

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Define heroic couplet: a rhyming couplet in iambic pentameter.