Essays Tagged: "Anaphora"

Henry IV: Appearance vs. Reality

tinues the topos of honour and redemption into Act three, scene two, where he uses elements such as anaphora, topos, imagery and rhetoric in a meeting between King Henry and Prince Hal that is both cr ... e @ (3.2.5). As well Shakespeare allows King Henry to bring Prince Hal=s mask to attention by using anaphora:Could such inordinate and low desires,Such poor, such bare, such lewd, suchmean attempt, su ...

(5 pages) 45 0 5.0 Nov/1995

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

"Time" by Robert W. Vissage

ous author uses different sound devices to describe time. The important device used in this poem is anaphora. The author begins the poem with the word 'Time' and then uses it to begin each new idea in ... it to begin each new idea introduces into the poem. In the first five lines of the poem this use of anaphora is very clear.'TimeTime is a handicapIt goes on forever.Time is a crutchThat keeps us toget ...

(3 pages) 46 0 3.8 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

What made martin luther king jr.s i have a dream speech effective.

one of his audience, and was able to interact with his audience accordingly. The uses of metaphors, anaphora and his ability to interact with his audience made Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream ... of the United States.The most notable and famous use of rhetoric in the "I have a Dream" speech is anaphora. Anaphora is the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive phrases, cla ...

(3 pages) 205 0 4.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Analysis of Malcolm X's "Ballot or Bullet" speech

ing his position to black people living in America, Malcolm X used repetition of words, epistrophe, anaphora, and antithesis to convey his message in a forceful and fascinating way.Malcolm X spoke to ... X used repetition of words and phrases as a flag that is raised when he is making a principal point.Anaphora is another way that Malcolm X emphasized the major points of his speech.It is nationalism t ...

(5 pages) 29921 0 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The Right Kind of Wrong

combination carries a powerful significance to the listener. By using poetic methods like paradox, anaphora, personification, enjambment, and rhyme Rhyme's makes the song even more vivid to her audie ... tional turmoil.Rhymes also tends to repeat this paradox throughout this song. She in this case uses anaphora to accentuate her feelings, and this puts a greater emphasis on what Rhymes is repeating. T ...

(3 pages) 21 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Bothersome Things In Life

President George W. Bush is the most bothersome of all. No credibility! No confidence! No honesty! (Anaphora) President Bush, the sly snake he is (metaphor), has undermined the people of America for t ...

(4 pages) 24 1 4.7 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

American Mockery or American Love? An Analysis of Allen Ginsberg's "America"

al tone and theme, where he references many people and places of the time, and the extensive use of anaphora, Ginsberg is able to convey the notion of being an American in the fifties dealing with the ... America's future.Ginsberg further exemplifies his idea of future hope through his widespread use of anaphora. Out of eighty-nine total lines, twenty-five of them begin with "America." Clearly, this is ...

(5 pages) 30 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Rationalist Vs. Romantics

the feeling they need so they can break away from England. One of the syntax that Henry uses is an Anaphora. Henry repeats the word fight twice in the 4th paragraph, and parallelism is also used in t ...

(2 pages) 2763 0 5.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

February Afternoon by Edward Thomas

ine enjambments where the rooks and gulls are commanded by a 'caw'.Time is emphasized by the use of anaphora with the words 'A thousand years' and the internal rhyme and half rhyme such as 'first' and ...

(1 pages) 1396 1 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Abraham Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address

both parties, which ultimately are proven to be the main cause of the war. Along with parallelism, anaphora also plays a large role within Lincoln's comparisons of the two parties. He often repeats w ... He treats them the same way, regardless of what side of the nation they reside. Again, Lincoln uses anaphora to emphasize the idea of oneness. He uses words such as "both," "neither," "we," and "all" ...

(2 pages) 24 2 3.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

An essay explaining the way in which the latter half of Act 3 Scene 3 of 'Othello' affect my response to Othello and Iago

maintaining his marriage to Desdemona. In speech, Othello uses the word “farewell” as an anaphora, giving the speech melodramatic feel. This speech can be seen as being incredibly selfish, ...

(4 pages) 2335 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Explication on : To My Sons

future. As a whole, this poem is constructed by integrating elements like simile, alliteration and anaphora in order to attract the reader's humanity. Thus, in this paper I will discuss this poem and ...

(8 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jan/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry