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Principles of English Etymology: The native element - Page 20
by Walter William Skeat - 1892 - 547 pages
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Sat II: Literature - The Best Test Preparation for the Scholastic Assessment ...

Study Aids - 1990 - 284 pages
...point or draw attention to a falseness. The most famous example is from Pope's "Rape of the Lock": "Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey, /Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes tea." The humor in the bathos is the fact that Anna is the Queen of England — she holds meetings in the...
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College Level Examination Programme: Analysis and Interpretation of Literature

Research & Education Association (Piscataway, NJ.). - Study Aids - 2005 - 266 pages
...point or draw attention to a falseness. The most famous example is from Pope's "Rape of the Lock": "Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey, /Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes tea." The humor in the bathos is the fact that Anna is the Queen of England — she holds meetings in the...
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The Best Review for the CLEP, College-Level Examination Program

College-level examinations - 1998 - 1071 pages
...point or draw attention to a falseness. The most famous example is from Pope's "Rape of the Lock": "Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey, /Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes tea." The humor in the bathos is the fact that Anna is the Queen of England — she holds meetings in the...
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The Edinburgh History of the Scots Language

Charles Jones - Foreign Language Study - 1997 - 690 pages
...pronounciation [sic] of obey and the Scotch pronounciation of tea, the following is a perfect rhyme. Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey Dost sometimes counsel take, and sometimes tea. But the English now (whatever may have been the case when the Rape of the Lock was written) pronounce...
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Poetic Designs: An Introduction to Meters, Verse Forms, and Figures of Speech

Stephen Adams - Poetry - 1997 - 256 pages
...fingers, me thy lips, to kiss. Not surprisingly, then, the master of zeugma is Pope at his wittiest: Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take, and sometimes tea. Atoms or systems into ruin hurl'd, And now a bubble burst, and now a world. Great Anna, queen of the...
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Metamorphoses

Ovid - Fiction - 1998 - 520 pages
...here may have influenced Pope's more famous syllepsis in The Rape of the Lock (1714; Canto 3. 7—8): Here Thou, Great Anna! whom three Realms obey, Dost sometimes Counsel take — and sometimes Tea. Eusden, adapting Sandys, succeeds at a comparable witticism in Book 10, when Venus rests on the ground...
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English Grammar Composition and Correspondence

M. Alderton Pink, M.A. Pink & S.E. Thomas - 1998 - 408 pages
...sometimes deliberately made use of for humorous effect — Not louder shrieks to pitying heaven are cast, Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take and sometimes tea. — (Pope.) Unintentional bathos is a fault. 237. Metonymy ("change of names"). In this figure a thing...
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The Triumph of Augustan Poetics: English Literary Culture from Butler to Johnson

Blanford Parker - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 262 pages
...elements of the incipient commercial culture. Queen Anne is simply another Belinda, and the famous zeugma "Here Thou, Great Anna! whom three Realms obey, / Dost sometimes Counsel take - and sometimes Tea"(m, 7-8) expressly refers to the British Isles and those "realms beyond 23 Geoffrey Tillotson,...
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Introduction to English Literature

Andrew Monnickendam, Joan Curbet Soler, Felicity Hand Crandham i Sara Martνn Alegre - 1999 - 225 pages
...will understand the joke. 0A Within this tone of amiable jest, the Queen herself can be alluded to: "Here thou, great Anna! Whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take, and sometimes tea." (Ill, 7-8) Alexander Pope, The Rape of the Lock. The mock-heroic is also the style adopted in The Dunciad...
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Languages Within Language: An Evolutive Approach

Ivan Fonagy - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 828 pages
...contrasting utterances, generally a collocation and a free utterance, by their common verbal predicate. Here, thou, great ANNA! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes tea. (Pope, The rape of the lock, III, 7-8) tutes a violation, generally producing a humorous effect. Love...
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