The Complete Rhyming Dictionary

The Complete Rhyming Dictionary

A reference work for poets, lyricists, and other writers includes new entries reflecting changes in language and a section on the technique and forms of English poetry.

Author: Clement Wood

Publisher: Laurel

ISBN: 0440212057

Category: Reference

Page: 720

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A reference work for poets, lyricists, and other writers includes new entries reflecting changes in language and a section on the technique and forms of English poetry.
Categories: Reference

Craft Class

Craft Class

Early Twentieth-Century Craft Books “Essentially a workshop”: The Advertising Craft Book As a genre, craft books ... to Clement Wood's 1936 The Complete Rhyming Dictionary and Poet's Craft Book, literary craft books supplied courses of ...

Author: Christopher Kempf

Publisher: JHU Press

ISBN: 9781421443577

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 296

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With the rise of the workshop in American culture, Kempf shows, manual and mental labor have been welded together like steel plates. What fissures does that weld seal shut? And on whose behalf does the poet punch in?
Categories: Literary Criticism

Boost Your Brainpower

Boost Your Brainpower

The Complete Rhyming Dictionary Revised: Including the Poet's Craft Book. Revised by Ronald J. Bogus. New York: Doubleday, 1991. The World Book Atlas. Chicago: World Book, 1986. Wortman, Camille, and Elizabeth F. Loftus. Psychology.

Author: Frank B. Minirth

Publisher: Revell

ISBN: 9780800733575

Category: Psychology

Page: 192

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Most people use less than 5 percent of their overall brain potential. Boost Your Brainpower helps readers tap into the other 95 percent through the mental exercise of vocabulary building and memorization. With the exercise in this book, readers can improve test scores, increace IQ, memorize more information, communicate more effectively, and excel in work and interactions with other people. The book also reveals eight time-proven memory technique encourages Scripture memorization, and offers insights into language that will open new doors for any reader.
Categories: Psychology

Finding Words for Worship

Finding Words for Worship

Clement Wood, The Complete Rhyming Dictionary and Poet's Craft Book (Garden City, N.Y.: Garden City Books, 1936), 25. The introduction to Wood's book is invaluable, suggesting many more nuances of rhythm and rhyme than I can include in ...

Author: Ruth C. Duck

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

ISBN: 9781611644210

Category: Religion

Page: 161

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Ruth Duck provides a much-needed how-to book for creating unique and creative worship resources, including prayers, hymns, and sermons. She presents methods and models for creating these new resources while remaining scripturally relevant and mindful of inclusive-language concerns. This is an invaluable guide for those involved in writing or evaluating worship services.
Categories: Religion

A Concise Bibliography for Students of English

A Concise Bibliography for Students of English

... Paull F. Chaucer's Verse . Durham , N.C. , Duke Univ . Press , 1961. [ x ] + 145 pp . 841. VERSIFICATION : EXPOSITIONAL STUDIES OF RHYME , METER , AND FORM 1060. Wood , Clement . The Complete Rhyming Dictionary and Poet's Craft Book ...

Author: Arthur Garfield Kennedy

Publisher: Stanford University Press

ISBN:

Category: American literature

Page: 467

View: 157

This literature the fourth edition has also listed; but it has added, with the help of specialists in areas unfamiliar to the editor, a series of studies and monographs in each of the major periods and fields of English literature.
Categories: American literature

The Big Book of Beastly Mispronunciations

The Big Book of Beastly Mispronunciations

The Complete Opinionated Guide for the Careful Speaker Charles Harrington Elster . Rosten , Leo . The Joys of Yinglish . ... In Love with Norma Loquendi . ... The Complete Rhyming Dictionary and Poet's Craft Book .

Author: Charles Harrington Elster

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 061842315X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 522

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This guide to the most commonly mispronounced words in the English language is revised and expanded with one hundred new entries including words like al-Qaeda, machismo, curriculum vitae, and Pulitzer.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Bloomsbury Handbook to Sylvia Plath

The Bloomsbury Handbook to Sylvia Plath

The restrictions associated with the repeated lines of the villanelle form, which also force syllabic constraint within the ... In her copy of Clement Wood's The Complete Rhyming Dictionary and Poet's Craft Book, Plath underlined Wood's ...

Author: Anita Helle

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781350119246

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 392

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Sylvia Plath is one of the most widely recognised and inspiring poets of the 20th century. With chapters written by more than 25 leading and emerging international scholars this is the most up-to-date and in-depth reference guide to 21st century scholarship on her life and work. The Bloomsbury Handbook to Sylvia Plath covers the full range of contemporary scholarship on Plath's work, including such topics as: · New insights from the publication of Plath's letters · Current scholarly perspectives: feminist and gender studies, race, medical humanities and ecocriticism · Plath's poetry, the major novel, The Bell Jar, and Plath's writing for children · Plath's literary contexts, from Ovid and Robert Lowell to Ted Hughes, Doris Lessing and Stevie Smith · Plath's broadcasting work for the BBC The book also includes a substantial annotated bibliography of key primary and secondary writing by and on the author.
Categories: Literary Criticism