Iambic (21 words)

Literary/ Cultural Context Note

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  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

The most common metrical foot in English poetry – a foot of two syllables, with a weak stress followed by a strong.

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Editors. "Iambic". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2001
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=530, accessed 19 November 2017.]

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