Poetic Form: Anaphora

Anaphora is the repetition of a word or expression at the beginning
of successive phrases
Anaphora comes from the Greek word for “carrying up or back”
Anaphora is the repetition of a word or expression at the beginning
of successive clauses
Anaphora often resembles a litany
Anaphora is the repetition of a word or expression at the beginning
of successive sentences
Anaphora is one of the oldest poetic techniques
Anaphora is the repetition of a word or expression at the beginning
of successive verses

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