The heroic couplet Alexander Pope’s art of versification

Pope's art of versification

Pope’s art of versification Ans. Alexander Pope’s art of versification, Pope’s chosen measure was the heroic couplet. The heroic couplet consists of two iambic pentameters; i.e., two lines of five iambic feet. It is called ‘heroic’ because it was the typical measure used in English epic and heroic poetry. Pope was both a master and … Read more