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How many different feet

Back feet Front feet Feet, feet, feet.  How many different feet you meet! –Dr. Seuss, The Foot Book The Greek figures, or rhetorical devices, used is antistrophe/epistrophe/epiphora, as in the repetition of the last word (feet) in successive clauses, or thoughts; epizeuxis for … Continue reading

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Flying Fish flying fish flying fish

We found the Flying Fish Bridge. Whoa, look at all those flying fish! What colors of flying fish do you see? Say them with me. Orange! Blue! Green! Purple! ¡Anaranjado! ¡Azul! ¡Verde! ¡Morado! –Dora the Explorer in Swim, Boots, Swim! The Greek … Continue reading

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Win a few lose a few

You win a few, you lose a few. Some get rained out. But you got to dress for all of them. –Satchel Paige The Greek figures and rhetorical devices used are epistrophe, due to the some, some endings; I supposed … Continue reading

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Win Some Lose Some

You win some, you lose some, and some get rained out, but you gotta suit up for them all. –J. Askenberg The Greek figures and rhetorical devices used are epistrophe, due to the some, some endings; I supposed you could … Continue reading

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