You should be aware by now that the poetic foot is classified by the number of syllables in the word. The Disyllable Foot Types are made of specific diacritical marks for each type of foot and diacritical marks in terms of vowel length in quantitative meter as well as the accentual-syllabic meter in English language poetry. The Table below summaries all the diacritical marks associated with the disyllable foot covered in previous blogs.
Just click on each of the following diacritical marks below table to review the blog entry on it, if you so desire.
ᵕ ̷ iamb
̷ ̷ spondee
ᵕ ᵕ pyrrhic
̷ ᵕ trochee