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iambic pentameter
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Angels & Demons
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  • The school baseball star, Peter Greer, was having trouble remembering the number of couplets necessary for a line of Shakespearean iambic pentameter.
  • Iambic pentameter was a symmetrical meter based on the sacred Illuminati numbers of 5 and 2!
  • Iambic pentameter, on account of its simplicity, was often called "pure verse" or "pure meter."
  • A perfect stanza of iambic pentameter, and the first altar of science had revealed itself in pristine clarity.
  • It would have destroyed the poem’s iambic pentameter.
  • It’s a damn line of iambic pentameter," he said suddenly, counting the syllables again.

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  • It is written in iambic pentameter.
  • There are fourteen lines, I believe, all in iambic pentameter.
    Madeleine L’Engle  --  A Wrinkle in Time

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