Poetry uises the qualities o wirds, in sindry weys, for tae be airtistic.
- different lenth an soond (o wirds)
- meanins (o wirds)
- (Poetry haes) different uises o tone.
- Thare are mony "poetic forms" (forms o poetry).
A man or wumman wha scrieves poetry is cawed a "Makar". Poetry can be uised for tae descrive (comparin, talkin aboot, or pitten ower emotion) mony things. It can mak sense or be haivers, it can rhyme or no. It can hae mony shapes an sizes; it can be serious, or it can be funny.