Inversion

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No to ur changing of statement

Inversion is the changing of the actual position of a word or phrase to give a poetic sound e.g "him who from harm has set us free"is from the ordinary"him who has set us free from harm"

Posted by Anonymous on Thu, 05/08/2014 - 08:22
what technic fits this?

"collins risks his own life for nothing." (Monetrio)

Posted by Anonymous on Sun, 03/16/2014 - 21:30
His own life for nothing

His own life for nothing Collins risks.

Posted by Anonymous on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 19:44
What technique best fits this

What technique best fits this title of an article I read:

"The rape of animals, the slaughter of women" on animal law abolitionist approach. I know it has a specific name, but I can't remember from school english what its called!

Posted by Anonymous on Mon, 11/25/2013 - 11:14
It may be called 'caesura.'

It may be called 'caesura.'

Posted by Anonymous on Sat, 12/07/2013 - 16:55
To the last poster.. ^^

that would be irony dear. not inversion. read the description above one more time.

Posted by Anonymous on Mon, 10/07/2013 - 04:52
i didnt get any of that

agreed

Posted by Anonymous on Sun, 11/18/2012 - 18:29
Think Yoda talk

"The dark side i see in you"

Posted by Anonymous on Wed, 12/19/2012 - 06:25
Thank you

The only useful thing I've found all day

Posted by Anonymous on Thu, 06/27/2013 - 18:39
For example, in The

For example, in The Importance of Being Earnest, Algernon says that "Divorces are made in Heaven." Usually you would hear "Marriages are made in Heaven." Inversions are kind of like taking a typical saying and changing it to say the opposite of what it would usually be.

Posted by Anonymous on Mon, 12/10/2012 - 21:49

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