Scan the following stanza from "The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd." Mark the syllables and separate the feet with short vertical lines: "but could…

Scan the following stanza from "The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd." Mark the syllables and separate the feet with short vertical lines: "but could…

Scan the following stanza from "The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd." Mark the syllables and separate the feet with short vertical lines: "but could…

Scan the following stanza from "The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd." Mark the syllables and separate the feet with short vertical lines: "but could…

The passage from “The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd” as you’ve written it is straight iambic tetrameter.  Each line has eight syllables.  Each pair of two syllables equals one metrical foot.  And each foot is an iamb. The scanning of the lines would look like this:-/-/-/-/-/-/-/-/-/-/-/-/-/-/-/-/Your short verticle lines would be used after each stressed syllable (the slash /). Email me if you need more!
Scan the following stanza from "The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd." Mark the syllables and separate the feet with short vertical lines: "but could…
Scan the following stanza from "The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd." Mark the syllables and separate the feet with short vertical lines: "but could…
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Scan the following stanza from "The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd." Mark the syllables and separate the feet with short vertical lines: "but could…
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