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pronouns and verbs used to refer to the person addressed by the language in which they occur

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The woman, in her 50s, was the second person to be struck down by the disease in Hereford four weeks ago and had been in hospital ever since.
Prince 84) Second person narrative may be defined as any narration that designates its protagonist by a second person pronoun.
Those praying address God in the second person as "You O Lord.
What is more, first- and second person descriptions can be used to guarantee the robustness of empirical observations given by third-person descriptions.
There are four different points of view used in fiction: first person, second person, third person and omniscient.
Crystal Cruises offers 70 percent off cruise fares for the second person in a stateroom aboard the Dec.
Under the FAR&WIDE REWARDS program, the tour costs from US$2,690 including air for the first person and from US$1,395 including free air for the second person.
a list of criticism on the second person and address in general, on second-person narrative, and on second-person uses in poetry;
Seeing that second-person narrative is still rare enough to cause most readers pause, it does not seem to make much sense, that is, to insist on an overly restrictive definition of the phenomenon if this move then results in neglecting uses of the second person in (literary) texts that are precisely those that second-person fiction proper evolved from or relates to in the experience of readers.
Stout's second-person text therefore easily assumes the aura of an internal memory monologue(9) in the second person and - like dramatic monologues - appears to develop in a direction away from second-person fiction proper.
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