Breve

Entertainment / Literature / Breve: A mark in the shape of a bowl-like half circle that indicates a light stress or an unaccented syllable.

Scansion

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

Cut Time

Entertainment / Music / Cut Time: A type of duple meter interpreted as 2/2 and indicated as ยข: also called alla breve. MORE

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