Tag: Rhythm in poetry


Rhythm: the term which is referred to a measured flow of words and signifying the basic beat or pattern in language that is established by stressed syllables, unstressed syllables and pauses, is considered as rhythm. It is distinguished from meter. When the pauses and stressed of rhythm are organized into a more formal, regular pattern of stress units with a dominant foot this is called meter. Rhythm may be described as the sound pattern made by the rise and fall of the stresses in speech.