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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BLANK VERSE

But we must now regard the application of blank verse to the use of the drama.

Blank verse he would have found quite easy compared to this.

The use of blank verse had yet to be discovered, and Lyly was to have a hand in this matter also.

I believe they talk in blank verse with occasional lapses into rhyme.

His facility in the handling of blank verse is also remarkable.

Philippa occasionally broke into blank verse like this, but not often.

But the last of the three is the essential of Miltonic blank verse.

In England the dispute is not yet settled which is to be preferred, rhyme or blank verse.

He had not the slightest notion of what blank verse should be.

This is a very modern gathering, and blank verse is not appreciated.

WORD ORIGIN

1580s; the thing itself is attested in English poetry from mid-16c. and is classical in origin.

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