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Jefferson Carter Jefferson Carter Male, 91, United States (7/11/2014 8:01:00 PM)

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Gulsher, when it's iambic PENTAMETER without rhyme, it's called blank verse. Otherwise, I don't know what you mean by the " traditional" iambic form. A poem of various length all iambic lines would not be any kind of formal poem that I know, but it would be hard to call it free verse. Lamont would call it musical; I'd probably call it constipated.

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  • Rookie - 919 Points Gulsher John (7/11/2014 11:13:00 PM) Post reply | Read 1 reply
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    and i am sure Blank verse is not (Kinda) Free verse,

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