Haiku means a type of traditional Japanese poetry always 3 lines in lenght the lines always has 5,7 and 5 syllabes . This kind of Japanese poetry focuses on highly evocative allusions and comparisons , on subjects of nature or one of the seasons . In this way Japanese expresses a single feeling or Impression .
The History of Haiku :
In 1899 from Japanese where it is a singular of haikai . In Haikai no renga a linked versed , originally a succession of this poetry linked together into one poem . The form of haiku was developed mid-16 Century . The famed Haiku master was Matsuo Basho (1644-1694) refined this 5-7-5 poem and elevated haiku to an art form .
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