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How to Write in Rhyme: 7 Tips for Writing Poetic Rhymes

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Aug 23, 2021 • 8 min read

Poetry is often associated with rhyming. Though the medium contains non-rhyming forms, learning to incorporate rhyme into your work is an essential skill for any novice poet to learn. It takes practice and research, but once you understand rhyming schemes and specific types of rhyme, you’ll be able to incorporate exciting rhymes into your poetry and improve the overall quality of your work.