Poetic metre

IB English A Literature: Poetic metre

Building literary languageIf a poem, or any piece of literary writing was looked at through a telescope, what do you think would the smallest, most essential component about which you could offer meaningful comment? Many people would say an individual word, but of course words are themselves made up of particular sounds, sounds that we accept as signifiers of particular objects or concepts. Have you ever had that experience...

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