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The voices in Cavafys poetry
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action adjective aesthetic Alexandria Antiocheans Aristomenes artist Att6 Battle of Magnesia beauty Caesarion Cavafean Cavafy Cavafy's poetry character Christian Cleomenes climax context contrast couplet create demotic describing dramatic effect elements emotional emphasise enjambement erotic etvai evoking example fact free indirect speech grammatical unit grammatical voice Greek language half-lines historical IIpo irony katharevousa language last line line end linguistic lover Macedon memory mirror Modern Greek musical patterning Myres Myres's narrative Nero noun opposition otov passivity past person Philhellene Philip phrase physical pleasure poem poet poetic political Ptolemy qualities reader reference reflection relationship repetition rhythm rhythmic rhythmic breaks role Romans second stanza sense sensual sexual sort sound Spartan speaker speech stanza stress stylisation syllables Tamides tcov technique theme third stanza Trpo tt\s tt\v tt|v ttou ttoXu u.ou verb vocabulary voice W.H. Auden word order