rhyme and meter

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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 THREE FEET - trimeter FOUR FEET - tetrameter FIVE FEET - pentameter
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Now all you need to do is put the two together!! Ex. //U //U //U = spondaic trimeter
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Unformatted text preview: Now see if you can guess the following……. Use your notes. (You know I’ll try to trick you!) U/ U/ U/ U/ U// U// U//U//U// /U /U /U /U /U UU/ This powerpoint was kindly donated to www.worldofteaching.com http://www.worldofteaching.com is home to over a thousand powerpoints submitted by teachers. This is a completely free site and requires no registration. Please visit and I hope it will help in your teaching....
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course ENGLISH 110 taught by Professor Lisathomas during the Fall '10 term at BYU.

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