epanalepsis


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repetition after intervening words

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The Poetic Paradigm: Rhetorical Schemes 1 2 3 4 sound schemes alliteration rhyme consonance pararhyme assonance reverse rhyme syntactic schemes preposing centering postposing peripheralizing lexical schemes anaphora antistrophe epistrophe epanalepsis symploce
In the introduction to Alien Cantica Alberto Granese, quoting Luigi Fontanella, writes that Rimanelli's poems have "stressed the author's particular 'centrifugal lexicon,' with 'a gratified, sarcastic and freewheeling use of many rhetorical devices, with a predominance of antiphrasis, alliteration, calembours, metonymy, epanalepsis, hyperbaton; thus running over a wide expressive gamut, from the plebeian to the sublime, from specialized technical terms to classical literary language, obtaining, at times, a pastiche of burgeoning intensity.
His metrics are manneristic; he is overfond of epanalepsis.
Supporting this point are the examples in the text of epanalepsis, disjunctio, polyptoton (see below), epizeuxis, and symploce.
INCLUSIO: a scheme of repetition using epanalepsis (duplication of the same word or phrase at the beginning and end of a clause or sentence) not to mark off merely a sentence or clause but an entire passage--that is, beginning and ending a poem, paragraph, story, play, or even novel with the same word or group of words.