In the second, more complex sentence, we hear two sets of slant rhyme
This slant rhyme
, like its subject, was too irresistible to pass up.
If you've just learned about slant rhyme
, you could read poems that exhibit it.
Pepita's song is introduced by the narrator's own rhymed couplet and followed by a line that breaks the lyrical spell but also prolongs it, if dissonantly, with its own reluctant slant rhyme
Some early charts actually carried the legend "Here be dragons," but I never thought of that as an invitation before[ And how tempting to rhyme "head" with "fed," rather than to construct the more unobtrusive slant rhyme
In "Lapis Lazuli," another poem of connection to Yeats', Mahon's use of slant rhyme
deflates the tall order of certain words, returns us to the importance of literary creation as a way to resist or counteract what Thomas Hardy in "Convergence of the Twain" perceived as the dangerous "vaingloriousness" of man:
A Slant Rhyme
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As its history has gone on, it's turned out finally to use slant rhyme
She also uses an occasional slant rhyme
("carnival/carousel," "sky/attentively") to keep the pattern from becoming monotonous.
half rhymealso called near rhyme, slant rhyme
, or oblique rhyme.
This is done by using a repeated [a] sound in jagged and banners, a [g] sound in guns and jagged, a [conjunction] in guns, shut, love and sun, the slant rhyme
of shot and shut, as well as the consonance of shot, shut and that.
Near rhyme or slant rhyme
is the repetition of similar sounds instead of identical sounds or the coupling of accented - unaccented sounds that would be perfect rhymes if they were both accented.