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Latin Verse Metre

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Link ABOUT THE HENDECASYLLABLE (IN ENGLISH)

THis link takes you to a discussion of hendecasyllables as used in English poetry.

Latin, Catullus, Latin Verse Metre, Hendecasyllables view
Link GENERIC LATIN RESOURCES (CATULLUS INCLUDED)

THis link takes you a website that has all kinds of useful links related to the study of Latin. THere is material on

Latin, Catullus, Translation, Latin Verse Metre, Latin Vocabulary view
Link HENDECASYLLABLES

THis link gives you some basic information about some of the poetic metres that Catullus uses in his poetry

Latin, Catullus, Latin Verse Metre view
Audio LATIN SCANSION: HENDECASYLLABLES

This podcast introduces you to Hendecasyllables, the metre used by Catullus in many of his finest poems. We discuss how the lines are put together...

Latin, Scansion, Latin Verse Metre, Catullus view
Audio LATIN SCANSION: THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT

This podcast introduces you to the basic rules behind the scansion of Latin poetry: long and short syllables, plus elision. We discuss syllables...

Latin, Scansion, Latin Verse Metre view
Link LIMPING IAMBICS

This link takes you a site that explains the Scazon, or 'Limping Iambic' metre. It's not specifically about Catullus, but the information is...

Latin, Catullus, Latin Verse Metre view
Link MORE LATIN SCANSION

This link gives lots of information about Latin verse metre, with some useful links to other sites too: check out the...

Latin, Latin Verse Metre, Scansion view
Link MORE SAPPHIC METRE

This link gives you quite a straightforward explanation of the Sapphic metre as used  by Catullus.

Latin, Catullus, Latin Verse Metre view
Link SAPPHIC METRE

THis link gives you some insights into the the Sapphic metre as it is used in English.

Latin, Catullus, Latin Verse Metre view
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