Easily Confused Terms

The following terms are probably the most easily confused. Only a quick reminder appears here; for the full discussion, see the entries that appear in the guide.

Blank Verse Free Verse
Novel Fiction,
Epic
Old English Middle &
Modern English
Parody Satire
Pastoral Georgic
Triple Meter Triplet
Verse Stanza


From the Guide to Literary Terms by Jack Lynch.
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Note: This guide is still in the early stages of development.
Three question marks mean I have to write more on the subject. Bear with me.