Everything You Need To Know About A Sonnet

The word sonnet is derived from the Italian word “sonetto,” which means a “little song” or small lyric. In poetry, a sonnet has 14 lines, and is written in iambic pentameter. But, what is iambic pentameter? Iambic is used to refer to a rhythm (= pattern of words) used in poetry, in which each short … Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About A Sonnet