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a metrical unit with unstressed-stressed syllables


a metrical unit with stressed-unstressed syllables

end rhyme

Rhyme that occurs at the end of two or more lines of poetry

slant rhyme

Words that almost rhyme

internal rhyme

when two words in the same line rhyme


repetition of consonant sounds


repetition of vowel sounds


use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse


two consecutive lines of poetry that rhyme


a stanza of four lines

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