A rhyme is when two words sound the same when spoken.
Bright and night
Day and sway
Rhyming words don't have to be spelt the same to be classed as a rhyme
Two and do
Would and hood
Pause and laws
Rhyme is used in poetry to help the poem become interesting. Rhyme is used to help create a pattern within a poem.
Why don't you try writing poem using rhyme and enter it into one of our poetry competitions.
More poetry terms below.
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