Modern & Traditional Cinquains: Champion

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The modern cinquain is based on a word count of words of a certain type.
Line 1 has one word (the title).
Line 2 has two words that describe the title.
Line 3 has three words that tell the action.
Line 4 has four words that express the feeling
Line 5 has one word which recalls the title.
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The traditional cinquain is based on a syllable count. Twenty-Two syllables in the following pattern (2-4-6-8-2) The traditional cinquain is based on a syllable count. It has five lines, and often, one word in the first line, two words in the second line etc.
line 1 – 2 syllables
line 2 – 4 syllables
line 3 – 6 syllables
line 4 – 8 syllables
line 5 – 2 syllables
Modern Cinquain
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champion
the winner
world title fight
both humbled and honoured
victor
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Traditional Cinquain
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victor
gold medallist
world boxing title fight
the peoples world best champion
winner
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© Mick E Talbot 2017/66
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