Which term is defined as the continuation of a line of poetry to the next line without punctuation or pause? free verse alliteration enjambment assonance

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The answer is enjambment . A line of poetry is enjambed when it continues on to the subsequent line without punctuation. You can find enjambment in virtually all forms of poetry, and it serves many purposes. For instance, splitting a sentence between two lines without any punctuation gives special emphasis...

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The answer is enjambment. A line of poetry is enjambed when it continues on to the subsequent line without punctuation. You can find enjambment in virtually all forms of poetry, and it serves many purposes. For instance, splitting a sentence between two lines without any punctuation gives special emphasis to the last word of the first line, a common poetical strategy.

The answer is not free verse, because that is a type of poetry which does not abide by a rhyme scheme, meter, or prescribed structural form.

The answer is not alliteration, because that is putting words together that begin with the same letter, such as: "She sells seashells by the seashore."

The answer is not assonance, because that is a type of rhyme in which neighboring words have the same (or similar) vowel sounds, creating a kind of internal rhyme, such as: "Hear the mellow wedding bells."

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