use pentameter in a sentence.
Yeah, or maybe only choose lines that are in iambic pentameter.
Exercise: rewrite a law in iambic pentameter, add tests.
What would be really fun is if the compiler parsed the program using NLP and rejected it if too much of the dialogue was not in iambic pentameter.
I was taught to write sonnets at school (and most of the other obvious verse forms, from clerihews to iambic pentameter), but then my school also taught Ancient Greek and Latin.
Which Iambic Pentameter finder is this?
But they can tell you all sorts of arbitrary rules about English, and probably something about iambic pentameter.
Now if people would start tech blogging in rhyme or iambic pentameter, that might be awesome.
I also wrote a filter over Twitter for iambic pentameter once, and had a friend write a web frontend to it.
I just ran a iambic-pentameter finder over the same data: A DATE BEFORE WHICH NORIEGA MUST FALL IF THE U S DOES NOT WISH TO HAVE THE PRECEDENT OF AN ANNULLED ELECTION NOT UNDERSTOOD BY MANY ACTIVISTS ESPECIALLY YOUTH WHO FEAR A SELL OUT OF THEIR CAUSE THERE HE EMPHASIZED THAT THERE WOULD HAVE TO BE A CARROT FOR MUGABE TO ENDORSE COUP THAT REMOVES MUGABE POSSIBLY WITH A GREAT DEAL OF BLOODSHED FROM WHICH IT THE PEOPLE ARE DEMANDING CHANGE BEFORE THE SITUATION GETS WORSE HE PROFESSED USE LETHAL FORCE ON DEMONSTRATORS AND WE URGE THE OPPOSITION NOT TO GET been branded mercenaries terrorists or traitors End Note On the other hand IRAN MANIPULATING INDIAN ELITE OPINION MAKERS Classified to peer file sharing caused grave damages She said that peer to peer file sharing must be curbed By POL MC Josiah Rosenblatt for Reasons 1 4 b and d 1 S important means to signal willingness to reconcile with former enemies is taking active steps to undermine it Many opposition groups are prone to dominance by individuals to help the government achieve those aims the middle class has largely been ignored who worked inside the final conflict zone the government declared no fire zone Brazilian Embassy in Washington received a bomb threat via telephone is almost always framed in socialist and revolutionary rhetoric
Do you think Shakespeare's poems (iambic pentameter) would be any less beautiful if he decided to go for 12 syllables instead?