Once the rhythm is established and the syllables counted, the verses can be classified based on the number of poetic syllables they contain. Here is a list of the classifications.
Task 1. Define. Define the following terms based on the classification chart and the section on page 129 of the main text.
Task 2. Scan for Information.
Task 3. Define and Explain. Define the four types of verses you just identified and explain why they are important.
Task 4. Classify. Now write what type each verse is in the following poem, based on the number of syllables.