postcard; synonyms (n) epistle, letter, mail, 2. card (karta, lístek, navštívenka); synonyms (n) bill, board, ticket, label, carte, menu, notice, placard, postal, (v) tease. The words conveyed by the acrostic are revealed by reading downward the first or italicized letters of each line. The actual writing of light verse calls upon the versifier for every resource and device within the technique of versification. The rhymes should be natural and not rhyme-induced, and the entire treatment natural and adapted to please and amuse.
The stanza rhyme scheme is 1, 2, 1, 2, 3, 3, 4, 4, 5, 4, 5R, 5R being the refrain; with the envoy 4, 4, 5, 3, 5R. The rhyming throughout is accurate, and the result is a perfect chant royal. The form is intricate, and the method of checking the various rhyme sounds as they are put down should be followed, to be sure that no rhyming sound is repeated. A great deal of reworking is often necessary to perfect such a form as this. In order to make the envoy the culmination of the verses, it is often necessary to shift the strongest and most vigorous rhyming sounds to it and substitute other words in the earlier stanzas.
Then proceed to write. .The form is more suitable to clever light verse than to poetry. The Rondel, Rondeau and Roundel Family The triolet is the seed of the rondeau family. The rondel (the word is an old form of the later word rondeau) arose in all probability in Provence and appeared later in the fourteenth century writings of north France, in the verse of Froissart, Deschamps and others.
verš verse (poezie); synonyms (n) poem, poetry, rhyme, poesy, stanza, strain, measure, song, clause, paragraph; antonym (n) prose. veršotepec rhymester; synonyms (n) rhymer, versifier, rhymist, bard, lyricist, poet, poetiser, poetizer, writer. veršování versification; synonyms (n) poetry, verse, metrification, songcraft, stanza, stave. veršovat versify; synonyms (v) poetize, verse, accrue, augment, contribute, go, increase, interfere, make, manage.
pagan (pohanský); synonyms (adj) heathen, irreligious, (n) idolater. pohanka buckwheat; synonyms (n) grain, branks, cereal, maize, millet, oats, rice, rye. pohanský pagan (pohan); synonyms (adj) heathen, gentile, heathenish, ethnic, irreligious, (n) idolater, infidel. pohanství paganism; synonyms (n) heathenism, heresy, idolatry, atheism, barbarism, ethnicism, gentilism, gentility, ignorance, pagandom.
poetry; synonyms (n) poem, poesy, verse, song, rhyme, style; antonym (n) prose, 2. verse (verš); synonyms (n) poetry, stanza, strain, measure, clause, paragraph, canto, chapter, count, distich.
věrnost loyalty (oddanost); synonyms (n) allegiance, faith, devotion, honesty, dedication, faithfulness, fealty, fidelity, commitment, integrity; antonym (n) disloyalty. věrný faithful; synonyms (adj) authentic, correct, close, constant, exact, dependable, devoted, sound, true, (n) accurate; antonyms (adj) disloyal, false, inaccurate, unfaithful, unreliable.
Let your attention be directed especially to ingenious devices for securing variety within a formal pattern. The sonnet, which will be reached in the study of lyric poetry, has been used often and successfully as a stanza. In polyrhythmic or free verse, the stanza division follows the poet’s inner mandate of where each group of lines should end, as if it were a paragraph in prose. Czech – English afficionado, fiend, follower, (v) air; antonym (n) detractor, 2.
pohár 1. cup (šálek); synonyms (n) chalice, basin, trophy, destiny, fate, bowl, cupful, glass, portion, bleed, 2. goblet; synonyms (n) cup, mug, beaker, flask, jorum, flute, horn, (v) barometer, especially, glaze. pohlavek slap (plesknout); synonyms (n) smack, cuff, blow, hit, whack, (v) clap, knock, beat, buffet, (adv) bang.