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Do Now:Do you know anything about “meters” in writing? (3-5).Mini Lesson:Shakespeare's plays are written primarily in iambic pentameter, but the lines are unrhymed and not grouped into stanzas.Unrhymed iambic pentameter is called blank verse. It should be noted that there are also many prose passages in Shakespeare’s plays (10-15)Iambic PentameterIambic pentameter describes the particular rhythm that the words establish in that line. That rhythm is measured in small groups of syllables; these small groups of syllables are called "feet". The word "iambic" describes the type of foot that is used.An iambic pentameter line is composed of 5 iambic feet. Each foot consists of one unstressed and one stressed syllable.For example: "my BIRTHday IS the TWENT-i-EIGHTH of JUNE.” “I DO not KNOW how TO do THIS right NOW”Check for Understanding:Now take a post it and write down one thing you are still confused about and one thing you

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