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Flashcards in Learnt Poem structures Deck (9)
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1

One Flesh

3 sestets
Regular ABABCC rhyme scheme

2

A complaint

3 sestets
ABABCC rhyme scheme

3

Neutral Tones

4 quatrains
ABBA rhyme scheme

4

Nettles

single stanza (monologue)
ABABCDCD.... Rhyme scheme

5

The manhunt

13 couplets (some rhyme)

6

Valentine

free verse (irregular structure)

7

She walks in beauty

3 sestets
ABABCC ryhme scheme

8

A child to his sick grandfather

8 sestets
AABBCC rhyme scheme

9

i wanna be yours

two 8 line stanza, last stanza 13 lines
ABABCCDE rhyme but changes slightly in last stanza