Cinquain Poetry has five lines.
Line 1 is one word (the title)
Line 2 is two words that describe the title.
Line 3 is three words that tell the action
Line 4 is four words that express the feeling
Line 5 is one word that recalls the title
American poet Adelaide Crapsey created the cinquain poem basing it on Japanese haiku.
Example of Cinquain Poetry Type
Flying, Squawking, Landing
A flash of light
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