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His version adheres as closely to the original as is compatible with elegance and the preservation of metrical grace.
THE POEMS OF GIACOMO LEOPARDIGIACOMO LEOPARDI
We now come to the part of the poem which exhibits great metrical skill.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
Hence the metrical difficulties are very great, and afford a convincing proof of Chaucer's skill.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
Were any further confirmation needed for Massingers authorship, the metrical tests would supply it, with their 36 per cent.
THE FATAL DOWRYPHILIP MASSINGER
It may surely be objected that of three places in which we may fairly suppose that we have the end of a metrical division, viz.
THE MODES OF ANCIENT GREEK MUSICDAVID BINNING MONRO
The metrical accent or ictus was marked in ancient notation by points placed over the accented syllable.
THE MODES OF ANCIENT GREEK MUSICDAVID BINNING MONRO
Our definition excludes many metrical compositions which, on other grounds, deserve the highest praise.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
In 1812 he published his first volume, called ‘Metrical Effusions,’ and began a correspondence with Southey.
EAST ANGLIAJ. EWING RITCHIE
When the regular accent is felt, the lines can easily be separated into their metrical feet.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
To determine by reading a number of verses the kind of foot that predominates, and to make this the basis of the metrical scheme.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER

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