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Words to rhyme with : for poets and song writers

Author: Willard R Espy
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Facts on File Publications, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When people tell you writing verse is tough -- Rhythm and meter -- Enjambment -- Rhyme -- The Stanza -- The Metric line -- Forms of lyric verse -- Sonnet -- Shakespearean sonnet -- Ottava rima -- Terza rima -- Rhyming sestina -- Ballade -- Ballade with double refrain -- Chant royal -- Triolet -- Rondel -- Rondelet -- Rondelel -- Rondeau -- Rondeau redoublé -- Villanelle -- Kyrielle -- Ode -- Sapphic -- Haiku --  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willard R Espy
ISBN: 0816012377 9780816012374
OCLC Number: 13008421
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 656 pages ; 29 cm
Contents: When people tell you writing verse is tough --
Rhythm and meter --
Enjambment --
Rhyme --
The Stanza --
The Metric line --
Forms of lyric verse --
Sonnet --
Shakespearean sonnet --
Ottava rima --
Terza rima --
Rhyming sestina --
Ballade --
Ballade with double refrain --
Chant royal --
Triolet --
Rondel --
Rondelet --
Rondelel --
Rondeau --
Rondeau redoublé --
Villanelle --
Kyrielle --
Ode --
Sapphic --
Haiku --
Pantoum --
Ballad --
Venus and Adonis stanza --
Spenserian stanza --
Elegy --
Limerick --
Clerihew --
Double dactyl --
Chain verse --
Epigram --
Word play in rhyme --
Procrustian (impossible) rhyme --
Mosaic rhyme --
Anagram verse --
Doublet --
Ormonym --
Homonym couplet --
ESPYramids --
Pangrammic couplet --
Univocalic verse --
Lipogrammatic verse --
Acrostic verse --
Limerick and palindromic verse --
Abbreviation verse --
Digital verse --
Alphabetic verse --
Parthenogenetic verse --
Symbols and signs --
Acronymic verse --
Grammar verse --
Macaronic verse --
Caution: identicals do not rhyme --
How to use the list of rhyming words --
Single rhymes, with stress on the last syllables --
Double rhymes, with stress on the next to last syllable --
Triple rhymes, with stress on the second syllable before the last --
How Dreka's blotting case fathered a glossary --
Meaning of the number keys --
Additional words ending in -mancy --
Additional words ending in -mania --
Additional words ending in -phobia.
Responsibility: Willard R. Espy.

Abstract:

This rhyming dictionary comprises more than 80,000 rhyming words, divided into single, double, and triple rhymes. The points of the text are illustrated throughout with examples of Espy's own verse.  Read more...

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