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Poetic Forms

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The rules and constraints that must be met to fit a specific genre of poetry are diverse and sometimes complex. Find out more about the various formats through the questions and answers in this and the sub-categories of Poetic Forms.
He picked a peck of pickled peppers.
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An acrostic poem is one that uses a word or phrase (usually the theme or the underlying subject matter of the poem) written vertically. Each letter of the word/phrase then acts as the beginning letter for a new line of the poem. Whatever is written using each letter must connect to the subject matte…
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A peck of pickled peppers.
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A parody is a humorous copy of an existing work. If you write a parody of a poem, you will write a poem that looks and sounds like the original, but is humorous - either making fun of the original, or making fun of something else. One thing, you need to be totally familiar with the original poem so …
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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Depending on what your poem is about, i think a good poem has excitement and something that interests the reader. Something unique that came from you.I think a good poem has loads of the same letter in it and is really exiting any way happy writing!!
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Dramatic poetry is a form of writing that expresses emotional feelings. It's a very creative form of art. Poetry that simply expresses emotions is actually lyric poetry. Dramatic poetry involves a narrative poem of a person in a specific situation. It can involve emotions, but has so much more to i…
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American literature is literature which is written in the United States.
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9.09218376 litres of peppers, to be exact.
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love
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Acrostic poems are poems where the first letter of each line spells out the theme Mother of mine Overflowing with love Means the world to me really bad I know but I'm no poet. another type of acrostic is squares this time the words read the same diagonally and horizontally B i t i c e t…
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A limerick is a silly poem with five lines. They are often funny or nonsensical. It has a rhyming scheme of AABBA and the third and fourth lines are shorter than the other three. e.g. This one of Edward Lear's nonsense rhymes... There was a wine waiter from Wapping Drew corks for a week without …
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He wrote two kinds of poetry:1. Sonnets2. Long Narrative Poems
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Live life well!! Don't be afraid of the adversities in Life .Face them bravely and look at them squarely in the eye you got to live your life in the present.. forget about the past..past is gone.. no need to cherish about it..or mourn it.. live your today because your today makes your tomorrow.
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Answer Visual Poetry, is poetry or art in which the visual arrangement of text, images and symbols is important in conveying the intended effect of the work. It is sometimes referred to as concrete poetry, a term that predates visual poetry, and at one time was synonymous with it. Visual poetry …
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem:Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word.Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to make a …
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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Any number of books are available searching on Google. See the URL link at the lower left.
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The poem "Little Boy Crying" was written by Mervyn Morris. See related links.
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If not on Google, then go to an Old Library. Or the poet isn't famous enough to get noticed.
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the associated or secondary meaning of a word orexpression in addition to its explicit or primary meaning: Apossible connotation of "home" is "a place of warmth,comfort, and affection." - Read From The Dictionary.Hope that helped!
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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"Syntax" is not a poetic form. Rather, it refers to the order of words within a phrase or sentence. Inverted syntax is used to achieve rhyme, meter, or mood within a poem. An example of syntax inversion is the style in which Yoda, of Star Wars, speaks.
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cheese and crackers for dinner tonight c'mon just have one bite you will get a disease that will cover your knees but eat this for dinner please There once was a fellow named tim whose dad never taught him how to swim He fell off a dock And sunk like a rock And that was the end of him
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di ko nga alam kaya nga nag reresearch ii......
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A lyric poem is a poem that shows that one has passion towards a subject. For example, a poem that talks about music or a person and shows the poet's feelings towards it. Lyric poetry is usually a form of poetry with rhyming schemes that express personal feelings. It doesn't need to, but can be set…
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Dramatic Poetry - drama written in verse which is meant to be spoken Types: 1.) Tragedy= drama that has a tragic ending just like the death of the leading characters. e.g. "Romeo & Juliet", "Macbeth" and "Hamlet" 2.) Comedy= drama which seeks to amuse/entertain. The purpose is "to mak…
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it is a pokpok
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Actually, quite a variety. He wrote a whole bunch of plays that are called "comedies" but they are very different. The Comedy of Errors was a comedy written in the Classical Style, The Taming of the Shrew and The Merry Wives of Windsor are knockabout farces, Love's Labour's Lost is full of intellect…
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Acrostic poems are types of poems which use words for their subject. Each line of the poems starts with a letter from that subject word. These types of poems do not have to rhyme. It is sometimes referred to as a name poem.
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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An acrostic poem is one that spells out a word with the first letter of each line. These poems are often written by children for their relative ease, but sophisticated acrostics have been written.
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Answer BLANK VERSE
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Empty wine skins simply was a type of canister they used to hold drink. It was usually made of goat skin, or other types of animal skin.This phrase alludes to the Biblical story of Jesus refusing to use old wine skins for new wine. In this context it is saying the Magi had to change they way the liv…
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Torah is God's revelation to us On Sabbath we don't work or ride the bus Raising a family is something we strive to do, As teaching our kids is vital too Have you learned what it means to be a Jew?Just like that U expect me to penDiverse words on a religionAnd for it all to make sense?If I could, I …
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Ram thee (like headbutt a person) homily, jamboree, sadly, freely, chimpanzee, flee, flea, glee, plea, dilly-dally, tally, rally, valley, wooly, holly, jolly, dolly, folly, indefinitely, infinitely, exponentially, gradually, normally, usually, intermittently, evidently Please see the related lin…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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Assuming that you are talking about the poem "Little Boy Crying" by Mervyn Morris, the answer is in the poem. It's about a little boy who is crying. The author describes a situation in which the three year old boy has done something he knows is bad. He is crying in anticipation of the slap that he k…
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Answer Coffin, coughing, lofting, soften, dolphin
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Little Boy Crying by Mervyn Morris is a poem about childhood. It is based on a fathers memories of how he treated his little boy when he was three years old.
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The poem is a lyric poem. Although we see the use of a rhyme scheme and pentameter, we can say that it is a mere form of expression and no major technique was made use of.
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A lyric poem is a personal poem. Just write whatever is on your mind. Tell your story. Express your concern. If you want to imitate a writer, just create a poem like the one you are reading. For example, look up "Sea Fever". Think of something that you feel compelled to do. Then write a poem like …
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THE DREAM CALLED LIFE by: Pedro Calderón de la Barca (1600-1681)DREAM it was in which I found myself.And you that hail me now, then hailed me king,In a brave palace that was all my own,Within, and all without it, mine; until,Drunk with excess of majesty and pride,Methought I towered so big and swel…
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There are a great many different acrostic poems in the world. There is a famous acrostic poem that is literally called Acrostic Poem.
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lady of the lake
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Cinquain: This is another unique type of poetry style. As the name suggests, it is made up of five lines. The first line is just one word, which is often the title of the poem. The second line has two words which describe the first line. The third line has three words, and is mostly the action part …
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Some I could think of were:bleary, theory, auxiliary, aviary, inquiry, dreary, flowery, slippery, jewelry, fiery, eerie, grocery, judiciary, teary, diary, aviary, misery, ciliary, intermediary, subsidiary
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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knife
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c. dramatic ^^^^^^^^^^^^^ wrong.I just took the test and got it wrong. It's actually DISCURSIVE.
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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The poem "If" by Rudyard Kipling details how to be a man in the eyes of the narrator. The first stanza talks about being coolheaded and rational, the second about overcoming pitfalls and staying on track, the third about taking risks and strength of will, and the final stanza about staying true to y…
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It's a Sonnet
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country
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Sound devices help set the mood in poetry. Things like alliteration and rhyme help poems to flow, euphony and cacophony let you know whether the mood of the poem is positive or negative, and much more. Even the way that a poem is written out, or how it's words are divided is a sound devices.
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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Examples of iambic pentameter can be found in a majority of the plays of Shakespeare. Macbeth and Romeo and Juliet are both written in iambic pentameter.
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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The poem 'If-' was written by British poet, Rudyard Kipling, and published in 1910. Kipling wrote the poem as a tribute to Leander Starr Jameson. The theme of the poem is a parent's advice to their son.
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A quatrain is a poem or stanza of four lines, often with an ABAB rhyme scheme.
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Sandra Cisneros was born on December 20, 1954.
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It is your thinking of amazing stuff.
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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An epic poem is most likely the longest. In an epic poem a story is told, a good example of an epic poem would be the poem Beowulf.
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An acrostic poem Could be any word Rainbow, Orange. September, Tea.. written like this. I like acrostic poems Coz they're easy to write. Just spell your word down the page like this and put a word for every letter. Acrostic poems do not have to rhyme, or even have a certain number of words o…
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you really don't need figurative language in a poem teachers just suggest we use them.
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It means that some people around the world make journeys to other places and give gifts to people who are in need of help. well...... its not just about some people traveling the world and giving away stuff....this poem is about a part from the bible.....
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i ave seen lots of literary devices in the poem... Alliteration was use in the poem that is "whose woods" :the darkest evening of the year"is an Imagery "harness bells a shake"i think is Description and for the rest in the poem:metaphor,Repetition,Hyperbole
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An iambic meter is a metrical foot in which an unstressed syllable is followed by a stressed syllable. This is a common meter used in poetry (especially Shakespeare's sonnets!). For example, "Hello","assure", and "I am" have an iambic meter.
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A stanza with six lines, better known as the last six lines of an Italian sonnet.
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A stanza is a group of lines within a poem, that serves as the poem's building block. A two-line stanza is called a couplet.
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A tetrameter is a line of four metrical feet in poetry. There are several kinds of tetrameters namely anapestic, iambic, trochaic and dactylic.
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I think you mean something along the lines of..... Super Passive Rational Inspiring New Grace To do this start with.... S P R I N G Line up the letters so they face straight down in a vertical line. Then, put a word that starts with the letters you have written. Super Passive Ratio…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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Just do it yourself!!
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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At the end of Chapter 25, it says his editorial said, "it was a sin to kill cripples, be they standing, sitting, or escaping. He likened Tom's death to the senseless slaughter of songbirds by hunters and children." This is very similar to the time when Atticus says it's a sin to kill a mockingbird. …
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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A couplet is two rhyming lines of poetry, typically written in the same meter. An example of a couplet is: "Why did you come? Why did you care for me?/ Why did you keep me in your company?".
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem:Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word.Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to make a …
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an acrostic poem is easy to write;it can be about any subject.The easiest way is to put the letters that spell the subject;down the side of the page.Then go back and think of a word .phrase or sentence that begins with;that letter and describes the subject.like the folowing SKY ----------- So nice …
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Oliver Cray spent half the day Bewildered by his thumb The hours trickled slowly by Until his brain went numb Susie told us why this was Explaining, "He's just dumb." Until I draw my final breath Nothing shall come between us If anyone should doubt our bond That's 'cause they haven't seen us Even th…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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The authorities might pursue the highwayman and/or kill him.
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How to Write An Acrostic Poem: Write the letters of your word or phrase down the left-hand side of your page, with one letter on each line. You can skip a line between letters if you want to leave room to write more than one word. Now, think of words which begin with each letter - don't try to m…
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