Huitain Type: Structure, Metrical Requirement, Rhyme Scheme Requirement, Isosyllabic, Simple Description: A complete poem composed of one ballade stanza: eight or ten-syllable isosyllabic lines rhyming ababbcbc. Also known as the Monk’s Tale Stanza. Origin: French Schematic: ababbcbc Rhythm/Stanza Length: 8 Line/Poem Length: 8 Pasted from <> My Thanks to Charles … Continue reading Huitain