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Poetry Forms

Read about the various poetry forms and types including definitions and examples

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  • Murph Lov
    FORM - is the name of the text type that the writer uses. For example, scripts, sonnets, novels etc. All of these are different text types that a writer can use. The form of a text is important because it indicates the writer's intentions, characters or key themes. 
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