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Principles of English Etymology: The native element - Page 20
by Walter William Skeat - 1892 - 547 pages
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Language @t work: language learning, discourse and translation studies in ...

Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 325 pages
...The Rape of the Lock during the eighteenth century included his well-known reference to Queen Anne: Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes Counsel take and sometimes Tea. (Pope, 1965:96) 293 Mrs. Gaskell, during the nineteenth century, calls one of the chapters in her novel...
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The Best Test Preparation for the Advanced Placement Examination in English ...

Pauline Beard - Study Aids - 1990 - 348 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 Morality of Laughter

F. H. Buckley - Philosophy - 2005 - 240 pages
...the sudden turnabout — is why Pope's abrupt descent to whimsy in The Rape of the Lock amuses: 2O Here Thou, great Anna! whom three Realms obey Dost sometimes Counsel take — and sometimes Tea. Few things annoy more than the person who thinks himself amusing but who fails to surprise. We feel...
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W.H. Auden's Book of Light Verse

W. H. Auden - Poetry - 2004 - 553 pages
...its name. Here Britain's statesmen oft the fall foredoom Of foreign tyrants and of nymphs at home; Here thou, great ANNA ! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes tea. Hither the heroes and the nymphs resort, To taste awhile the pleasures of a court; In various talk...
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Samuel Johnson

Timothy Wilson-Smith - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 160 pages
...daughter tried to live in state in the renovated palace up the Thames, where, in Pope's words: '. . .Thou, Great Anna, whom three realms obey/ Dost sometimes Counsel take — and sometimes Tea.'22 Meanwhile, in Piccadilly aristocrats had built grand town houses like Devonshire House (pulled...
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The Everything Writing Poetry Book: A Practical Guide To Style, Structure ...

Tina D. Eliopulos, Todd Scott Moffett - Poetry - 2005 - 304 pages
...following two lines from Alexander Pope's The Rape of the Lock as an example of syllepsis in poetry: Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey Dost sometimes counsel take— and sometimes tea. Limerick and Clerihew Two verse forms that can be used to create humor are the limerick and the clerihew....
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Edgar Allan Poe: Rhetoric and Style

Brett Zimmerman - Literary Collections - 2005 - 408 pages
...famous examples of the device are, of course, the bathetic instances in Pope's The Rape of the Lock: "Here, Thou, Great Anna! whom three Realms obey,/ Dost sometimes Counsel take - and sometimes Tea"($.j8); "When Husbands or when Lap-dogs breathe their last" (3.158). Lanham provides a more contemporary...
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International Law and its Others

Anne Orford - Law - 2006
...to produce and reproduce over time.99 Already in the early 1700s, Pope can write, of Hampton Court, Here Thou, Great Anna\ whom three Realms obey, Dost sometimes Counsel take - and sometimes Tea.100 And he presumably did not count the principality of Wales, a separate nation, in his three...
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The ABC of Lit Crit

Frank H. Ellis - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 234 pages
...success. Matthew Arnold, The Study of Poetry (1880) Zeugma: yoking together of incongruities: . . . Great Anna! whom three Realms obey, Dost sometimes Counsel take — and sometimes Tea. Alexander Pope, The Rape of the Lock, III 7 (1714) Oxymoron: yoking together contradictions: cold fire,...
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Japanese Cooking: A Simple Art

Shizuo Tsuji - Cooking - 2007 - 507 pages
...century England. Alexander Pope observed in his famous rhyme about the royal palace of Hampton Court : Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes tea. Tea became known in Japan around the eighth century, long before it was exported from China to Europe....
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