What are Haikus?

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They are poems, originally from Japan, with seventeen syllables. Traditionally, the first line has five syllables, the second line has seven and third line has again five.
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What is a haiku?

A haiku is a Japanese poem! . One of the most important form of traditional Japanese poetry haiku is, today, a 17-syllable verse form consisting of three metrical units o

What is the format of a haiku?

3 lines first line, 5 syllables second line, 7 syllables third line, 5 syllables. In English, Haiku is written in three lines with each line having an exact number of

What is a characteristics of a haiku?

A haiku is a poem written in three stanza. The first has five syllables, the second has seven syllables, and the third has five. No rhyme scheme is required.

Example of a haiku?

Bright yellow sun Your color has disappeared On this dreary day

Do haiku have to rhyme?

No. While a haiku is a type of japanese poetry, there is no needfor any phrases to rhyme within the haiku itself. Instead offocusing on rhyming, haikus focus on 17-syllable li

Do haikus have to be about nature?

A Haiku Oftenly is about Nature but it can be about anything. But as a teacher, in my class we work on Haikus about Nature. So its optional.

How do haiku work?

Haikus are little Japanese poems about nature. They have three lines, the first line is five syablles, the second line is seven syablles and the last line is five syablles.
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Can a haiku be anything?

yes but the format is supposed to be 5 then 7 in the middle then 5! ex: Do you like to eat? I like to eat potatoes! They taste good with cheese that is a haiku about food i
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How do you do an haiku?

a haiku is a Japanese poem that has only 3 lines. each line has to have only a certain amount of syllables, the first line has 5, the second lines has 7, and the third has 5.
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A haiku is?

A haiku is a short Japanese poem with 17 morae, similar tosyllables, in lines of 5, 7, and 5.