Pages in this set

Page 1

Preview of page 1


The basic unit of poetic metre is called a foot (plural = feet), which when repeated
creates rhythm and can be defined as a group of syllables forming a metrical unit.

Most poetic feet contain one stressed (heavy) syllable and one or two unstressed (light)
syllables the spondee…

Page 2

Preview of page 2

Free verse no particular rhythmical pattern / scheme

Blank verse no rhyme scheme unrhymed iambic pentameter


No comments have yet been made

Similar English Language & Literature resources:

See all English Language & Literature resources »