Cinquain-Quatrain

By Nathan and Lucas

A Cinquain

A cinquain is a five-line poem that was invented by Adelaide Crapsey. She was an American poet who took her inspiration from Japanese haiku and tanka.


one word

(subject or noun)

two words

(adjectives) that describe line 1

three words

(action verbs) that relate to line 1

four words

(feelings or a complete sentence) that relates to line 1

one word

(synonym of line 1 or a word that sums it up)

Quatrain

A quatrain is a stanza of four lines, especially one having alternate rhymes.

Nathan's Cinquains

Basketball

Sweaty,fun

Shooting,dribbling,dunking

The best sport ever

Sport



Candy

sweet,sour

eat,suck,lick

fun to eat candy.

food



Video Games

fun,entertaining

versing,playing,buying

Video games are entertaining.

entertainment.

Lucas Quatrain

I like candy I thinks it dandy It's good to eat but it is just to sweat