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What kind of meter did Dickinson write in, and why did she use it? I must write a poem in emily dickinson style, It must be 6-8 quatrains in length , uses her line length , Stress pattern (meter) and rhyme scheme should also look like her works

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Emily Dickinson wrote in what is known as "common meter". Common meter includes alternating lines of iambic tetrameter and iambic trimeter. Dickinson probably chose this meter because it was commonly used in...

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