About Rhythm

Rhythm can be described as the beat and pace of a poem. Rhythm is created by the pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line or verse. Rhythm can help to strengthen the meaning of words and ideas in a poem.

There are many different styles and ways of describing the rhythm of poems, such as 'rap', 'music', or 'song'.

Related Terms

Music, Rap, Song, Sprung Rhythm.

An example of Rhythm

A Flying Song - Adrian Mitchell