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Sprung rhythm

A metrical system devised by Gerard Manley Hopkins composed of one- to four-syllable feet that start with a stressed syllable. The spondee replaces the iamb as a dominant measure, and the number of unstressed syllables varies considerably from line to line (see also accentual verse). According to Hopkins, its intended effect was to reflect the dynamic quality and variations of common speech, in contrast to the monotony of iambic pentameter. His own poetry illustrates its use; though there have been few imitators, the spirit and principles of sprung rhythm influenced the rise of free verse in the early 20th century.

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Medallion West Shift Nine Lace Dress
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This medallion lace shift dress will transition effortlessly from the office to happy hour. Fit: this style fits true to size. - Boatneck - 3/4 length sleeves - Back zip closure - Approx. 39" length (size 2) - Imported
Fiber Content
Shell: 100% polyester Lining: 100% polyester
Care
Dry clean
Additional Info
Model's stats for sizing: - Height: 5'9" - Bust: 33" - Waist: 24" - Hips: 34" Model is wearing a size 2.