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Iambic Trimeter

See More About: poetic meters · poetry. Definition: Iambic Trimeter is a Greek meter used in Greek plays for speaking.

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Introduction to Greek Meter
Similarly, in the iambic trimeter, especially as used in Athenian drama, a long syllable may resolve into two shorts, turning an iamb. ˘¯ into a tribrach. ˘˘˘ .
Three Meters of Aristophanic Dialogue
1. Three Meters of Aristophanic Dialogue. I.
Skills - Metre in Poetry and Verse
iambic feet is known as iambic trimeter. A line with six dactylic feet is known as dactylic hexameter.
1 Giovanni Pontano, First Naenia and Second Iambic (edited by
and left a widow and a seven-week old baby daughter. It is to his new granddaughter that. Pontano addresses these moving verses.
the line is iambic.

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Poem of the week: When summer's end is nighing by AE Housman
The metre is typical of Housman's most sigh-laden style: iambic trimeter, with alternating feminine and masculine endings. His stanza form of choice is often the quatrain, rhyming a/b/c/b or a/b/a/b.

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Iambic trimeter - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Iambic Trimeter - The Meter Iambic Trimeter
In Greek poetry a line of Iambic trimeter would have three iambic meters.
Poetic Rhythm
CSET English: Iambic Trimeter - YouTube
What is iambic trimeter
Iambic trimeter is a meter in poetry consisting of three iambic units per line. Iambic is the dee-dum rhythm. "I met a hungry cat.

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