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The English Prosody; with Rules Deduced from the Genius of Our Language, and ...
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accent and cadence adapted admissible admit amphibrachic verse amphimac anapaestic verse antibacchy antient bacchy bards blank verse called Cite an example Cite examples Cite some examples common commonly composite order connection couplet dactyle deficient descriptive different kinds diversified numbers diversify the numbers English Sapphics English verse expression foregoing genius Greeks harmony requires hence iambic verse iambus intermediate irregular kind of stanza kinds of feet kinds of verse language last line lengths line contains long and short lyre lyric manner marred melody mode of scansion moloss monosyllable movement nature necessary o'er occasionally occur odes order of construction orthoepy Pindaric poems poetic pauses poetry poets proper properly prose prosody pyrrhic reading verse regular correspondence remark respects rhyme rules and precepts Sappho sense sentiment short quantity short syllables sometimes song sounds and pauses species specimen spondee strophe style syntax pauses thee thou tion tribrach trochaic verse trochee versification voice words