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					The Sonnet
   14 lines of iambic pentameter verse
   Petrarchan sonnet
       One octave made up of two quatrains
            Rhyme is usually abba abba
       One sestet
            Rhyme is usually some version of cde
   14 lines of iambic pentameter verse
   Shakespearean or Elizabethan Sonnet
    Three quatrains
     Rhyme is usually abab cdcd efef
    One couplet

				
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