He customarily lay in bed until noon meditating pentameters on sunrise.
"Ponkapog Papers" by Thomas Bailey Aldrich
His productions, all written either in heroic or pentameter verse, are numerous, and on various subjects.
"The Lives Of The Twelve Caesars, Complete To Which Are Added, His Lives Of The Grammarians, Rhetoricians, And Poets" by C. Suetonius Tranquillus
The Dactylic Pentameter consists of two parts, each of which contains two dactyls, followed by a long syllable.
"New Latin Grammar" by Charles E. Bennett
The perception of variations in the measures of an iambic pentameter line was first taken up.
"Harvard Psychological Studies, Volume 1" by Various
Though the prevailing verse is iambic pentameter, we rarely find more than three or four real accents.
"An Essay Toward a History of Shakespeare in Norway" by Martin Brown Ruud
The poem is a monologue, in unrhymed hexameters and pentameters.
"An Introduction to the Study of Browning" by Arthur Symons
DECASYLLABLE, a 5-stress (pentameter) line; a term used properly only of syllable-counting metres such as the French.
"The Principles of English Versification" by Paull Franklin Baum
It must consist of exactly fourteen lines of iambic pentameter.
"Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 10" by Charles Herbert Sylvester
A FIRST VERSE BOOK; being an easy Introduction to the Mechanism of the Latin Hexameter and Pentameter.
"Notes and Queries, Number 183, April 30, 1853" by Various
The splendid pentameter is slightly misquoted by BALLIOLENSIS.
"Notes and Queries, Number 219, January 7, 1854" by Various
Williams is one of the principle architects of the American Voice in poetry that would establish OUR voice as distinct from the traditional iambic pentameter of Shakespearean English.
The sonnet, derived from the Occitan word sonnet and the Italian word sonetto, meaning "little poems ", consists of 14 lines, each containing ten syllables written in iambic pentameter.
T hey are young, they are angry, they speak in iambic pentameter and they have just begun a revolution.
Hip-hop rhymes and similes replace iambic pentameter in this Shakespeare 'ad-rap-tation'.
The entire package of each entry was judged, with marketability inspiring I Yam What I Yam's tagline to be read in Yambic Pentameter.