Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Asyndeton

A rhetorical term for a writing style that omits conjunctions between words, phrases, or clauses.

Example in Lord of The Flies: The evening whispered perfume, the twilight warmed his eyes, the dancing melted her inhibitions, the second burrito grande spoiled his moment
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2 comments:

  1. This really clarified the meaning for me. Yoda's video is great and really helped me out, thanks Chad.

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  2. Yeah i even watched the first 1 min 35 seconds it was so good, chad

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