Entertainment / Literature / Breve: A mark in the shape of a bowl-like half circle that indicates a light stress or an unaccented syllable.
Entertainment / Literature / Scansion: The act of 'scanning' a poem to determine its meter. To perform scansion, the student breaks down each line into individual metrical feet and determines which syllables have heavy stress and which hav MORE
Entertainment / Music / Cut Time: A type of duple meter interpreted as 2/2 and indicated as ¢: also called alla breve. MORE