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What is an iamb? A. A metrical foot with two unstressed syllables followed by one stressed syllable B. A metrical foot that has only two syllables, both of which are equally stressed C. A metrical foot with a stressed syllable immediately followed by an unstressed one D. A metrical foot consisting of an unstressed syllable directly followed by a stressed one An iamb /ˈaɪæm/ or iambus is a metrical foot used in various types of poetry. Originally the term referred to one of the feet of the quantitative meter of classical Greek prosody: a short syllable followed by a long syllable (as in "delay")

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  1. anonymous
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    a metrical foot consisting of one short (or unstressed) syllable followed by one long (or stressed) syllable.

  3. anonymous
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    D. It's the foot used in Iambic pentameter.

  4. raymonde20
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    It's A.

  5. anonymous
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    'soft/LOUD'.

  6. raymonde20
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    C, apologies.

  7. anonymous
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    C

  8. anonymous
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    why

  9. anonymous
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    Such confusion here.

  10. raymonde20
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    a metrical foot consisting of one short (or unstressed) syllable followed by one long (or stressed) syllable.

  11. raymonde20
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    It's D.

  12. raymonde20
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    Final answer.

  13. anonymous
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    Yep, D.

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