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a unit of poetic meter (usually one stressed and one or two unstressed syllables). These terms are used for the metric feet and line lengths most common in English poetry:
A recurring symbol, character, found in myth and literature across different cultures and eras.
a poem usually addressed to a particular person, object, or event that has stimulated deep and noble feelings in the poet
a short poem consisting of five, usually unrhymed lines containing, respectively, two, four, six, eight, and two syllables.
a figure of speech that makes a direct comparison between two unlike subjects using like or as
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