Canto in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Canto

a section or stanza of a lengthy poem

Examples of Canto in a sentence

β€œSamuel, please read the next canto in the poem,” the teacher told the moaning student who would be reading for the next three pages.  πŸ”Š

Each canto in the epic was about 500 words long and contained enough information to fill a short story.  πŸ”Š

In the first canto of Homer’s The Odyssey, the reader learns about the main characters within the first several pages.  πŸ”Š

Each line of the second canto contained ten syllables which was odd that a poet could write that many lines with only ten syllables in them.  πŸ”Š

After being assigned to analyze part of a poem, the students decided to pick a short stanza since it wouldn’t take as long to analyze compared to a canto of a narrative poem.  πŸ”Š

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