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couplet

/coup·let/ (kup´let) pair (2).

cou·plet

(kŭp'lĕt)
A series of two consecutive premature ventricular contractions.
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There are some dodgy rhyming couplets but the chorus has all the power of Del Amitri and it's certainly a toe-tapper.
This is not a book of rhyming couplets, sonnets, and complicated rhythmic patterns, nor is it poetry laced with vague similes and metaphors.
Ranjit Bhatnagar's algorithm scans millions of Twitter postings to find rhyming couplets in Shakespearean-style iambic pentameter and turn them into sonnets.
That's because the film - which is set during a salesmen's seminar when some truths are revealed - is hamstrung by being spoken in rhyming couplets.
UNESCO said the "the lively, impromptu oral poetry known as Tsiattista is often performed to the accompaniment of violin or lute in 'jousts' in which one poet-singer attempts to outdo another with clever verses made up of rhyming couplets.
My favourite is The Hippo Has a Hat because it has lots of rhyming couplets - that means groups of words that rhyme
Kenney's text and he uses rhyming couplets and the pentameter form.
She was really a wee softie with no bark or no bite," coos narrator Billy Connolly, whose rhyming couplets conclude that sometimes it's OK to cry.
Written in rhyming couplets, the text is brief but fun, and the illustrations accurately capture the fluidity of cats' movements.
But for the most part the steep constraint of line-by-line translation into rhyming couplets gives Marlowe a means to transmit the contagious, manic energies of Ovid's lines, drawing his reader into a play with form and endowing the work with an ongoing subcutaneous formal pun: these are couplets about coupling.
She writes in free verse, but also adopts "formalist" structures such as the villanelle ("Keys") and rhyming couplets ("A Man on a Motorcycle").
The tale is told in quaint rhyming couplets and colorful nostalgic but realistic illustrations bring the farm scenes and memories to life.