Cinquain Poems

Today we looked at the layout of cinquain poems.

Every cinquain has 5 lines.

It’s actually pronounced ‘san-cane’ not ‘sin-kwane’.

The name comes from the French word ‘cinq’, meaning five.

Here are some more examples:
https://www.poetrysoup.com/poems/cinquain

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