What is a Haiku? Please give an example!

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asked Mar 30, 2013 in Poetry by smile828 (28,130 points)


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A haiku is a Japenese poem. The first line has five syllables, the second line has seven syllables, and the third line has five syllables.

An example :

The puffy white cloud,

swiming in the sea blue sky

making shapes to see.

Hope this helps!

answered Mar 30, 2013 by mathgeek36 (37,690 points)
reshown Aug 2, 2014 by kidzsearch
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it is a poem where you have 5 sylables for the first line 7 sylables for the second line and 5 sylables for the third line.

Ex: How are you today,

I am great how a bout you,

Perfect pappy easter!
answered Mar 30, 2013 by Cupcake549 (27,860 points)
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Here as an example

L O V and E

That is all I really need

Love and family
answered Apr 8, 2016 by ❤️GryffindorGal❤️ (100,120 points)

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