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Poetry from A to Z

Poet Alison Chisholm guides you through the language of poetry

POETRY PRIMER

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PROSODY is the study of poetic form, the ‘science’ of metre, rhyme and rhythm, and the use of figurative language.

PROSOPOPEIA, deriving from the Greek and meaning to ‘make a person’, is a term for the personification of inanimate objects or abstract ideas.

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