Definition of Accentuality. Meaning of Accentuality. Synonyms of Accentuality

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Definition of Accentuality

Accentuality
Accentuality Ac*cen`tu*al"i*ty, n. The quality of being accentual.

Meaning of Accentuality from wikipedia

- Accentual verse has a fixed number of stresses per line regardless of the number of syllables that are present. It is common in languages that are stress-timed...
- Accentual-syllabic verse is an extension of accentual verse which fixes both the number of stresses and syllables within a line or stanza. Accentual-syllabic...
- syllable (as in "above"). This terminology was adopted in the description of accentual-syllabic verse in English, where it refers to a foot comprising an unstressed...
- Welsh poetry, but from the middle of the 17th century a host of imported accentual metres from England became very po****r. By the 19th century the creation...
- long syllable. The term was adopted to describe the equivalent meter in accentual-syllabic verse, as composed in English, German, Russian, and other languages...
- The meter was quantitative (but not borrowed from Gr****). The meter was accentual or based on accented and unaccented syllables. Despite the division, there...
- Iamb (poetry) Choliamb Iambus (genre) Iambic trimeter Iambic trimeter#Accentual-syllabic iambic trimeter Iambic tetrameter Iambic pentameter Iambic hexameter...
- Milton's Prosody, with a chapter on Accentual Verse and Notes is a book by Robert Bridges. It was first published by Oxford University Press in 1889,...
- opposed to stress-timed languages such as English, in which accentual verse and accentual-syllabic verse are more common. Many European languages have...
- free verse does not share. Sprung rhythm may be cl****ed as a form of accentual verse, due to its being stress-timed, rather than syllable-timed, and...
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