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Explore the Craft of Writing Poetry English Verse English Madrigal is a short lyrical verse with a love theme. The tone is almost always complimentary. There have been several structures associated with the Madrigalthrough its history from Italy where it began, to France, Spain and England, but most sources agree that no specific frame has been dominant. Although most are short poems there are also long madrigals that have nothing to do with love. According to the NPEOPP the only Madrigals in England before 1588 were simply translations of Italian Madrigals and the earliest true Engl