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    prosody - Dictionary definition and meaning for word prosody

    (noun) the patterns of stress and intonation in a language
    Synonyms : inflection
    (noun) (prosody) a system of versification Definition
    (noun) the study of poetic meter and the art of versification
    Synonyms : metrics
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prosody

prosody is converting 'prose' into mel'ody'. ie versificatn

break it like pros + sody..."prose" containing all "sody" {dumb matter} ..connote that to the boring poems, the art of versification

Prosody=pros(art or theory)+ ode(song i.e verses).=Art of versification

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Prosody sounds like episode i.e a pattern.

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