Growing in confidence, we then moved on to iambic pentameters and Clerihews.
It was translated into English iambic pentameter with rhymed couplets.
Think of a television program as being like a sonnet - a poem written in iambic pentameter that always ends with a couplet.
It can't just be a line of iambic , or a nineteen-line villanelle.
They began writing in iambic pentameter, or in some other ‘respectable’ verse form.
A drunk, a brawler, a pathetic lover, Hipponax invented the ‘limping iambic , also known as the scazon.’
The most striking feature of Yes is undoubtedly the language that varies from rhyming couplets to iambic pentameter.
While still at school he translated Euripides Medea from Greek into Latin iambics .
She will slip from dactyls to iambics , pentameter to trimeter, quatrains to sestets.
‘The Beautiful Changes’ consists of three six-line stanzas in loose iambics with an anapestic lilt.