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Yeats Octave

Type:  

Structure, Metrical Requirement, Rhyme Scheme Requirement, Stanzaic

 
Description: 

An octave rhymed abbacddc, often iambic pentameter. Used extensively by William Butler Yeats.

 
Origin: 

Irish

 
Schematic: 
abbacddc
 
Rhythm/Stanza Length: 

8

 
See Also:  

Iambic Pentameter, Octave

 
Status: 

Incomplete

 

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