- the poetry of dance
Examples of poetry in a Sentence
I read the poem in a collection of modern poetry.
She's published two books of lyric poetry and a novel.
He found it easiest to express himself in the language of poetry.
Her dancing is pure poetry.
Recent Examples of poetry from the Web
The evening will include sports poetry and remixed athlete interviews.
Also recognized at this year’s event were George Tsoris, who volunteers at the club as a poetry instructor and recently received Maytag’s Dependable Leader Award, and Matt Koumaras, CEO, who has served at the club for 10 years.
Poem Jam: The monthly poetry reading series will be moderated by San Francisco poet laureate Kim Shuck.
Marjorie was a talented crafter, avid gardener and enjoyed writing poetry.
Candace has also studied poetry at Piper Center for Creative Writing at Arizona State University.
Photo: Caitlin Ochs for The Wall Street Journal Inside a basement classroom, a teacher analyzed multiple-choice questions about the evolution of Greek poetry.
The magazine’s decision to keep Díaz on staff—defended in an open letter written by the editors-in-chief—prompted three of its poetry editors to resign in protest.
There is a schedule of creative performances of original songs, poetry and dances on the stage.
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gift of gab;
POETRY Defined for English Language Learners
: the writings of a poet : poems
: something that is very beautiful or graceful
POETRY Defined for Kids
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