Prosody

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Prosody may refer to:

  • Metre (poetry), the rhythmic structure of versed text
  • Prosody (Latin), the study of Latin versification and its laws of metre
  • Prosody (linguistics), the suprasegmental characteristics of speech, like intonation, rhythm and stress
  • Semantic prosody, the way neutral words can be perceived with positive or negative associations through frequent occurrences with particular collocations
  • Prosody (music), the manner of setting words to music
  • Prosody (software), a cross-platform XMPP server written in Lua