What are narrative poems?

A narrative poem is a type of poem that tells a story.

What is a myth?

Myths were created by early civilisations to make sense of the world around them.

Is the Banshee a myth or a legend?

Tales of the Banshee vary between different cultures. Find out how and why.

The legend of Robin Hood

Robin Hood is a legend, as some of the characters in the story are based on people who really existed.

The Fountain of Youth

Myths are magical tales with hidden meaning, like the Fountain of Youth.

What is a limerick?

The first, second and fifth lines of a limerick rhyme.

What is a nonsense poem?

Nonsense poems don't always make sense, they often use made up words, mixed up with real words.

What are free verse poems?

Free verse poems don't follow the rules.

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