Find reviews of hundreds of FREE online college classes at StudyOnline

Sample sentences for the GRE study word doggerel

doggerel can be used as a noun

1.history in doggerel verse, like Layamon's _Brut_. - from English Literature by William J. Long
2.They have told me since that I was singing some insane doggerel about "The Last Man Left Alive Hurra. - from The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
3.The popular ridicule of Puritanism in burlesque and doggerel is best exemplified in Butler's _Hudibras_. - from English Literature by William J. Long
4.a set of doggerel verses ridiculing his prosecutors, which Defoe, with a keen eye for advertising, scattered all over London. - from English Literature by William J. Long
5.Of all this burlesque and doggerel the most famous is Butler's _Hudibras_, a work to which we can trace many of the prejudices that still prevail against Puritanism. - from English Literature by William J. Long
6.This is the most important of the English riming chronicles, that is, history related in the form of doggerel verse, probably because poetry is more easily memorized than prose. - from English Literature by William J. Long
7.From the stage spectacle he developed the drama of human life and instead of the doggerel and bombast of our first plays he gives us the poetry of _Romeo and Juliet_ and _Midsummer Night's Dream_. - from English Literature by William J. Long

Page created by Compute.org