agenda Longer 5MM Mat Yoga Wider Gaiam angle-down angle-left angleRight arrow-downBurnout Tee Plus GOLD Cold Size Shoulder PLANET twqx07CIfI arrowRight bars calendar caret-down cart children highlight Wider 5MM Longer Yoga Gaiam Mat learningResources list mapMarker openBook TOPSHOP Checked TOPSHOP Checked Trousers TOPSHOP Checked Trousers wpEBBqX p1 Longer Gaiam Mat Wider 5MM Yoga pin poetry-magazine print quoteLeft quoteRight slideshow tagAudio tagVideo teens trash-o
Skip to Content

Sprung rhythm

A metrical system devised by Gerard Manley Hopkins composed of one- to four-syllable feet that start with a stressed syllable. The spondee replaces the iamb as a dominant measure, and the number of unstressed syllables varies considerably from line to line (see also accentual verse). According to Hopkins, its intended effect was to reflect the dynamic quality and variations of common speech, in contrast to the monotony of iambic pentameter. His own poetry illustrates its use; though there have been few imitators, the spirit and principles of sprung rhythm influenced the rise of free verse in the early 20th century.

Gaiam 5MM Mat Yoga Longer Wider Yoga Gaiam 5MM Wider Mat Longer Looking to learn about poetry?
  • Check out our Learn area, where we have separate offerings for children, teens, adults, and educators.

Mat 5MM Longer Yoga Gaiam Wider
Yoga Mat Wider Longer 5MM Gaiam qXdx5q
Details
- Lightweight and durable - Textured non-slip surface - 5mm cushioning - Latex Free. 6P Free: Free of DEHP, DBP, BBP, DINP, DIDP, and DNOP phthalates. - Approx. 78" L x 26" W x 5mm D - Imported
Materials
PVC
Additional Info
Lifetime manufacturer guarantee