Search Results for rhyme
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1994) 55 (1): 17–46.
Published: 01 March 1994
... in the Fourteenth Century (1991). He is a longtime admirer, but not a close relative, of William K. Wimsatt Jr. Rhyme/Reason, Chaucer/Pope, Icon/Symbol James I. Wimsatt ince Chaucer and Pope made the most celebrated uses of decasyl- Slabic couplets in English, the...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1944) 5 (3): 323–338.
Published: 01 September 1944
...W. K. Wimsatt, Jr. ONE RELATION OF RHYME TO REASON ALEXANDER POPE By W. K. WIMSATT,JR. I The view of rhyme which I wish to discuss in this essay has been formerly advanced but has never, I believe, been...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1975) 36 (4): 339–353.
Published: 01 December 1975
...Kevin S. Kiernan Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 ATHELSTON AND THE RHYME OF THE ENGLISH ROMANCES By KEVINS. KIERNAN Perhaps the most detrimental attitude to an understanding arid ap- preciation...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2007) 68 (3): 345–362.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Studies . He is author of two forthcoming books, Spenser's International Style and Virgil in the Renaissance . The French Aesthetic of Spenser’s Feminine Rhyme David Scott Wilson-Okamura ne of Edmund Spenser’s greatest experiments, which does not Oseem like an experiment anymore...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2009) 70 (2): 171–194.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... Rhyme and Reason: Erasmus Darwin’s Romanticism Noel Jackson ore remarkable, it may seem, than the sudden disappearance of Mscientific poetry from the late-eighteenth-century English liter- ary landscape is the fact that it was ever widely read in the first place. “Philosophical...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1967) 28 (2): 177–191.
Published: 01 June 1967
...Rachel Mayer Brownstein Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 BYRON’S DON JUAN: SOME REASONS FOR THE RHYMES By RACHELMAYER BROWNSTEIN Badly educated traveler that he is, Byron’s Don Juan must find language...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1943) 4 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 March 1943
... no MG influence in this text, may well enough be correct. R-M. S. HEFFNER University of Wiseonsin The Phonology of Jacob Ayrer’s Language, Based on his Rhymes. By WILLIAM A. KOZUMPLIK. Dissertation, the University of Chicago, 1942. Pp...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2016) 77 (1): 65–80.
Published: 01 March 2016
... rhythm and rhyme, are well suited for theorizing the repetitions of political power through their own intrinsic repetitiveness. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 repetition politics rhythm rhyme Spenserian stanza The natural sciences and the quantitative social sciences...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2016) 77 (1): 81–104.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Naomi Levine Abstract Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s imperfect rhymes, criticized since the nineteenth century, strangely resemble her blank verse. This essay argues that her experiments in poetic form should be viewed in relation to her reading and writing of literary history, particularly her...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2019) 80 (2): 195–219.
Published: 01 June 2019
... counterintuitive figures of address, meter, and rhyme, Rukeyser’s wartime poems offer a revisionary perspective on modern elegy and, in the context of their reception by the critic M. L. Rosenthal, an alternative to the milieus and politics of late modernism in American postwar literary culture. Copyright © 2019...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1952) 13 (4): 421.
Published: 01 December 1952
... “you have proved yourself to be worthy of your name” for “te has ido elevando hasta tu nombre” (Cielo, No. Zl), it is only that no one can always soar to the occasion. In most of the poems he has not tried to reproduce the rhyme or assonance of the original, where it existed. With this...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2002) 63 (4): 501–536.
Published: 01 December 2002
... marble’s cool stillness and the hands’ radiant live- liness is also evident in the play between the poem’s speechlike free rhythms and its loose, almost willfully remiss abba rhyme scheme, and in the internal, whistling near repetition of mist-gornisht. Rhyme, whether heard as the poem is read or...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1950) 11 (1): 119–121.
Published: 01 March 1950
... MacIntyre’s inventiveness as a versifier. He has certainly taken Goethe’s remark to Eckermann to heart. He has violated all the dicta of critics, has used false rhyme, alliteration, assonance, and consonance in profusion, and, as the reviewer in the New Yorker rightly pointed out with respect to...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 March 1945
... parts whose subdivisions are parallel throughout. This division is based on the assumption that only features which occur in rhyme may with cer- tainty be ascribed to the author (correct) and that features occur- ring elsewhere are to be ascribed to a copyist (not necessarily correct...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1949) 10 (4): 458–463.
Published: 01 December 1949
... fairly simple, idiomatic, and grammatical, if not poetic, French. At worst, the difficulty of using rhyme and meter resulted in the following errors : pronunciation of sounds nor- mally silent in French (Lucas: charitks spelled to rhyme with merites; Brevint : cudawes spelled to rhyme with...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2003) 64 (4): 427–444.
Published: 01 December 2003
... twentieth-century poetry of the forthcoming Longman anthology of southern literature, Voices of the American South . The Myth of the Fixed-Form Villanelle Julie Kane he villanelle, like the sonnet and the sestina, is one of the “ﬁxed T poetic forms,” whose rhyme schemes and metrical...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1967) 28 (2): 192–206.
Published: 01 June 1967
... Patmore, ed. Claude Colleer Abbott, 2nd ed. (London, 1956), p. 360. Introduction to More Nonsense Pictures, Rhymes, Botany Etc. (London and New York, 1872), no pagination. 192 DAVID SONSTROEM 193 example, in the...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1948) 9 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 March 1948
..., rhyme, and rhythm are richly illustrated by examples from the German lyric. It is, however, a pity that the development and the essence of German free rhythm is only just touched upon, although, to our mind, German free rhythmic poetry has its essential features. Now and then the reader...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1950) 11 (2): 131–145.
Published: 01 June 1950
... different dialects were spoken-kept their rhymes as general as possible, i.e., used words which were spoken in the same way in the various M.H.G. didects. Fantastic as this “hair-splitting pedantry” (Ehrismann) la may appear to some, it was very necessary at a time when reproduction depended so...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1940) 1 (4): 551–552.
Published: 01 December 1940
... monosyllables that crowd this last line of Arnold’s sixth stanza. But where one’s own experience may be lacking, the experience of the race can be called upon. Folk-rhymes and the natural history book can supply an answer. One old rhyme runs thus: In April the cuckoo can sing her...