e21 - THREE FEET - trimeter FOUR FEET - tetrameter FIVE...

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Understanding rhyme and meter!
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1 st you must know what the symbols mean!! U = unstressed / = stressed
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2nd – Find the pattern U / = iambic / U = trochaic U U / = anapestic / U U = dactylic / / U = spondaic
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3rd – You need to know that each pattern is a foot! How many feet do you have? ONE FOOT - monometer TWO FEET - dimeter
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Unformatted text preview: THREE FEET - trimeter FOUR FEET - tetrameter FIVE FEET - pentameter Now all you need to do is put the two together!! Ex. //U //U //U = spondaic trimeter Now see if you can guess the following. Use your notes. (You know Ill try to trick you!) U/ U/ U/ U/ U// U// U//U//U// /U /U /U /U /U UU/...
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