By Geoffrey N. Leech
Seeks to illustrate that the examine of English poetry is enriched by way of the insights of contemporary linguistic research, and that linguistic and significant disciplines will not be separate yet complementary. studying a variety of poetry, Professor Leech considers many features of poetic type, together with the language of earlier and current, inventive language, poetic licence, repetition, sound, metre, context and ambiguity.
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A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry (English Language Series) by Geoffrey N. Leech