Words to rhyme with : a rhyming dictionary : including a primer of prosody, a list of more than 80,000 words that rhyme, a glossary defining 9,000 of the more eccentric rhyming words, and a variety of exemplary verses, one of which does not rhyme at all / Willard R. Espy.
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- ISBN: 0816063036
- ISBN: 9780816063031
- ISBN: 0816063044
- ISBN: 9780816063048
- Physical Description: xix, 683 pages ; 25 cm.
- Edition: 3rd ed. / updated by Orin Hargraves.
- Publisher: New York : Facts On File, ©2006.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
You'd be a poet, but you hear it's tough? -- Author's note -- To Charles F. Dery: Dedication -- Acknowledgments -- Foreword to the new edition -- Preface -- Introduction: Rhythm and meter -- Rhyme -- Stanza -- Metric line -- Forms of lyric verse -- Word play in rhyme -- Caution: Identicals do not rhyme -- How to use the list of rhyming words: Determined the sort of rhyme you need -- Determine the vowel sound your rhyme -- Begins with -- Determine the sound pattern that follows the stressed syllable of your source word -- Finer points -- Single rhymes -- Double rhymes -- Triple rhymes -- Glossary -- How Dreka's blotting-case fathered a glossary -- To use the glossary effectively, remember that -- Appendix A: Meaning of the number keys -- Appendix B: Additional words ending in -mancy.
A comprehensive resource for poets and songwriters containing over eighty thousand words, both common and obscure, and is divided into single, double, and triple rhyme, with helpful information on poetic technique.
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