Noun(1) port city in southwestern Ireland(2) a humorous verse form of 5 anapestic lines with a rhyme scheme aabba
(1) Please compose a poem, limerick or any other rhyming prose of your choice. It must be at least 3 verses long and start with the words.(2) Since I don't know any good shanties or sea songs, I hope a limerick will do.(3) Perceiving the underlying metre of the limerick is not just a simple linear experience.(4) A sonnet can be about love and beauty and a limerick about flatulence and sex, but not the other way around.(5) The older children have the opportunity to show off their creative skills by composing a limerick based on the Millrace Hotel, who are the sponsors of this competition.(6) That song title is just crying out loud for a limerick to be made.(7) During the meal, the women read poems and limericks .(8) I curled up with Nash's couplets, quatrains, limericks and occasional jeremiads.(9) Born in Brooklyn, like so many wry Americans, Davis has written a sizeable collection of limericks and poems about the current state of the union.(10) Verbal abuse and insulting ditties, ballads, limericks , and other doggerel had long been directed at the monarch, his ministers, close family, and mistresses as well as at the elites of the kingdom by their social inferiors.(11) Regale everyone with your soppy songs, recite your loopy limericks , and maybe even draw a doodle or two!(12) She wants them to help create a book of poems, limericks or stories written about the pub which sits next to the East Lancashire Road.(13) Occasionally I have been known to flirt with a publicist - but my poetry recitals are restricted to dirty limericks .(14) At this time he could no longer see well enough to draw an accompanying cartoon; indeed, the composition of limericks was about the only creative activity that still remained open to him.(15) A reader, who asks to remain anonymous, says that, once while participating in an intensive Latin program, he passed the time by making Catullus poems into limericks .(16) Many were skeptical, the editor reports, expecting a low response, or results dominated by Shakespeare or ├ö├ç├┐dirty limericks .├ö├ç├û
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