In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1haiku masculinehaikai masculine
- As you know, a haiku is a very short Japanese poem composed following certain specific rules.
- In class they warmed up with haiku written outside in the garden (it was a hot evening).
- It's like writing haikus - it's such an exact and disciplined form.
- Like sonnets and haikus, text poems have to obey formal constraints - namely, they must be less than 160 characters.
- It tastes of deepening autumn and makes me long for one or two haiku [seventeen-syllable Japanese poems to capture the feeling.
- He likened text message poetry to haikus, the ancient Japanese art of writing three-line poems.
- I particularly like the clatter of wind through bamboo she evokes in the fifth haiku.
- Just remember the golden rule of haiku: five syllables, seven syllables, five syllables.
- But didn't the Japanese perfect this several thousand years ago with their haiku poems?
- While I had taught the simple five-seven-five syllable poems in my classroom for years, I was unaware of what it really meant to write haiku.
- They also mention how kamikaze pilots would write haiku before their final mission.
- There are varied poetic forms, including narratives, jazz poems, slam poems, sestina, haiku, couplets and sonnets.
- There are several specific and essential qualities that make a poem a haiku.
- The poems and haiku section is particularly priceless.
- It's the same kind of aesthetic that goes for sonnets or haikus.
- Many Japanese haiku were written as one-line poems (written vertically).
- Of course, we're not sticking religiously to the Japanese haiku rule which states that the composition must contain at least one seasonal reference.
- The image has the swiftness of haiku, with its undetermined but focused looking.
- I know it is not as sublime as a haiku or a sonnet… in fact it is not sublime at all.
- This haiku (a 17 syllable epigrammatic verse) by one of Japan's greatest poets seems at first glance to have little to it.
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