Poems With Repetition

Poems With Repetition - Examples Of Poems With Repeated Lines Or Phrases

23 Poems With Repetition - Examples Of Poems With Repeated Lines Or Phrases

Repetition in poetry is when a poem has repeated lines or phrases. Repetition is used to bring a reader's attention to specific ideas or themes in the poem, and it's a useful technique to create structure in a poem.

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  1. Please Don't Cry

    Poem About Loved One's Spirit Being Near

    in Sympathy Poems

    Picture

    Please, don't cry.
    I'm not really gone.
    When you look out the window,
    I'll be standing on the lawn.

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    This is helping take way the pain. My daughter’s father, my ex-husband and my grandson's grandfather did on Sept. 14, 2016 after 2 weeks in hospice, and on Sept. 23, 2016 he was buried after...

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  2. When Do I Think Of You?

    • By Sherry Hilderbrand
    • Published: November 2017
    Thinking Of You Always

    in True Love Poems

    I think of you in the morning
    before the sun rises,
    when in the still of the darkness
    my heart feels your presence.

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    The best poem I've read in a long time (and I love poems): soft, gentle, evocative, thoughtful, and able to create the same complexity of emotions in the reader. I'm grateful this morning...

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  3. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night

    in Famous Death Poems

    Do not go gentle into that good night,
    Old age should burn and rage at close of day;
    Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

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    This is indeed a great poem and very touching. I love it!

  4. The Meaning Of Love

    in Romantic Poems

    Analysis of Form and Technique

    Picture

    To love is to share life together,
    to build special plans just for two,
    to work side by side,
    and then smile with pride,

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    Love is the thing that keeps you up all night because you'd rather talk to that person than sleep. Love can be the best feeling in the world and also the worst. It can bring you higher than...

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  5. Breathe

    • By Tiffaney L. Ganci
    • Published: April 2018
    Living With Anxiety

    in Teen Mental Illness Poems

    Panic, worry, darkness closing in around me.
    These are some of the words I could use to describe my anxiety,
    but nothing I can say could speak of its entirety,
    as I cry internally thinking I've lost my sanity.

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  6. The Life Of A Soldier

    in War Poems

    We have an understanding, you and I.
    We sit in silence; nothing needs to be said.

    I know the weight you carry.

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  7. But You Didn't

    • By Merrill Glass

    in Famous Death Poems

    Analysis of Form and Technique

    Remember the time you lent me your car and I dented it?
    I thought you'd kill me...
    But you didn't.

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    The expecting of a loved one to come home, to come out of their bedroom, to come and have coffee with you, to call you, to text you, to walk in the forest with you like all the other times,...

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  8. Love Me

    • By Samantha A. Kemmerer
    • Published: December 2017
    Asking Boyfriend To Be True

    in Boyfriend Poems

    One thing I ask of you...

    Love me for who I am
    and be true.

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    I love my boyfriend with all my heart. We have been together for 5 months and we are getting really serious. I want to get married, but he is scared to, and I just don't want him to be that way.

  9. Because She Was My Best Friend

    • By Insha Jesani
    • Published: April 2015
    Poem Remembering A Friendship

    in Goodbye Friend Poems

    Together we would laugh, together we would cry,
    With each other, we'd never be shy.
    We'd often fight, then sort it out,
    And at each other, we would never shout.

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    One day my friend was going to Canada. I cried, I prayed to God (Allah), and the next morning he told me he missed his flight. I was happy!

  10. I Love Your Smile

    in Sweet Love Poems

    I love your eyes and your soft sighs.
    I love your inner beauty, too.
    I love the way each passing day
    You give a love so warm and true.

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    I always remember that smile, a smile that can make me fall in love. He is my friend. He is so kind and always smiling back at me. Every day I always wanna say to him to keep that smile for...

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