This section contains great examples of Limericks by Edward Lear. A limerick is a poem consisting of 5 lines and form of poetry which rhymes. Limericks by Edward Lear are simple and short and easy for even kids and children to write or compose.
The following limerick is the first of many funny poems in the section. Have fun and enjoy our first limerick example!
There was an old person of Pisa,
Whose daughters did nothing to please her;
She dressed them in gray, and banged them all day,
Round the walls of the city of Pisa.
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