Rhymed verse – the most common and it usually has a metrical form that rhymes throughout.
Blank verse – is described to have a metrical form but no rhyme.
Free verse – is described to have no set meter but may or may not be rhymed.
Verses are used in poetry to create different effects, it gives a structure to poetry form.
Why don't you try writing a poem using verses and enter it into one of our poetry competitions.
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