Sentence Examples


  • This last was written immediately before his death, and the last stanza added on the fatal morning.
  • The poem, which extends to loot lines written in the irregular alliterative rhymed stanza, is a bird-allegory, of the type familiar in the Parlement of Foules.
  • Each poem contains twenty-two stanzas, corresponding to the twenty-two letters of the Hebrew alphabet; and each stanza begins with its proper letter.
  • Each of the three couplets in a stanza begins with the same letter, so that the alphabet is repeated thrice: cf.
  • On the other hand, in the very next stanza we are introduced to what is to be the leading motive of the plot: Kriemhild, the Burgundian princess, on whose account "many a noble knight was doomed to perish."