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Couplet

What is a Couplet?

A Couplet is two lines of poetry, one after the other, that rhyme and are of the same length and rhythm.

Examples of a Couplet:

I do not like green eggs and ham.
I do not like them Sam I am.

 

Why don't you try writing a poem using a couplet and enter it into one of our Poetry Competitions.