Unrhymed poetry or dramatic verse written in a meter known as iambic pentameter. Each line of iambic pentameter has five units, or feet; each foot is made up of an unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable.
Two consecutive lines of rhymed verse that work together as a unit to make a point or to express an idea.
Poetry that has no fixed pattern of meter, rhyme, line length, or stanza arrangement.
A specific poetic meter in which each line has five metric units, or feet, and each foot consists of an unstressed syllable.
A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables that gives a line of poetry a predictable rhythm.
The repetition of the same stressed vowel sounds and any succeeding sounds in two or more words.
The pattern that end rhymes form in a stanza or poem.
The rhyming of words at the ends of lines.
The recurrence of sounds, words, phrases, lines, or stanzas in a speech or literary work.
Techniques used to emphasize particular sounds in writing.