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Echo Verse

Echo Verse

The last syllable or two of a line is repeated.

Sometimes spelling or meaning may change.

Echo usually indented to a point under of behind the syllable it mimics.

Echo functions as an independent line of 1 or 2 syllables.

Types:

Ironic (meaning of echo conflicting with original)

Affirmation (echoing the meaning to validate it)

Usually in the form of a dialogue/question and answer format

Similar to Rime Riche – (type of echo where rhyme words are pronounced or spelled the same)