Rhyme

A rhyme (sometimes spelt rime) is a repetition of similar sounds in two or more words and is most often used in poetry and songs. The word "rhyme" may also refer to a short poem, such as a rhyming couplet or other brief rhyming poem such as nursery rhymes.

Read more about Rhyme:  Etymology, Types of Rhyme, History, Function of Rhyme

Other articles related to "rhyme":

Simon Dark - Nursery Rhyme
... children around the area that Simon Dark lives frequently sing an urban nursery rhyme about the character ... The rhyme, or as much of it as has been revealed thus far, is as follows ...
Masculine Rhyme
... A masculine rhyme is a rhyme that matches only one syllable, usually at the end of respective lines ...
Function of Rhyme
... Rhyme partly seems to be enjoyed simply as a repeating pattern that is pleasant to hear ... The regular use of tail rhyme helps to mark off the ends of lines, thus clarifying the metrical structure for the listener ... psychologist Geoffrey Miller hypothesizes that rhyme is a form of sexually selected handicap imposed on communication making poetry harder and more reliable as a signal of verbal ...
List Of Balamory Episodes (season 3) - The Rhyme Machine
... Archie invents a fantastic rhyme machine ... Josie is very excited about testing Archie's new rhyme machine, but the duo need help putting the finishing touches to the invention ...
Astakam - Form
... end lines rhyme as a-a-a-a ... All these stanzas abide a strict rhyme scheme ... The proper rhyme scheme for an astakam is a-a-a-a/b-b-b-b…. ...

Famous quotes containing the word rhyme:

    I’ll rhyme you so eight years together, dinners and suppers
    and sleeping-hours excepted.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    In mockery I have set
    A powerful emblem up,
    And sing it rhyme upon rhyme
    In mockery of a time
    Half dead at the top.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    I could not get a rhyme for roman
    And was obliged to call him woman.
    Marjory Fleming (1803–1811)