Stylistic Spotlight: Anaphora

Anaphora occurs when successive sentences deliberately begin with the same word or phrase.  This type of repetition lends an artistic element to the work and creates an emotional impact for the reader.  Anaphora is often seen being used in prose, poetry, and even famous speeches.  One example of this stylistic device can be found in this well-known quote from the … Continue reading Stylistic Spotlight: Anaphora