Thanbauk, a Burmese poetry form, consists of three lines, four syllables each. Unlike the Japanese poetry haiku form, Thanbauk includes a rhyme pattern in each line.
The first line has a rhyme on the fourth syllable, second line on the third syllable and third line on the second syllable.
Thanbauk often includes humor.
X X X A
X X A X
X A X X
Let me celebrate Halloween, Burmese style…
sweet jelly beans
mob screams for more
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