A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry

By: Geoffrey N. Leech

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Table of Contents Foreword Preface Introduction 1. Poetry and the Language of past and present. Examples for discussion 2. The Creative use of Language. Examples for discussion 3. Variations of Poetic Licence. Examples for discussion 4. Foregrounding and Interpretation. Examples for discussion 5. Verbal Repetition. Examples for discussion 6. Patterns of Sound. Examples for discussion 7. Metre. Examples for discussion 8. The Irrational in Poetry. Examples for discussion 9. Figurative Language. Examples for discussion 10. Honest Deceptions. Examples for discussion 11. Implications of context. Examples for discussion 12. Ambiguity and Indeterminacy. Example for discussion Conclusion Suggestions for further reading General Index. Printed Pages: 256

Title: A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry

Author Name: Geoffrey N. Leech

Categories: Fiction, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

ISBN: 1138694940

ISBN 13: 9781138694941

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 1201909

Keywords: A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry Geoffrey N. Leech