What is blank verse? What is an example of a blank verse in the play Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare?

1 Answer
Mar 31, 2016

Blank verse is unrhymed iambic pentameter.


Normally it is used when two characters are speaking informally to each other. In the more important speeches, for examples, characters lines will usually fit the rhyme scheme and be in iambic pentameter.

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