Daily Archives: September 3, 2007


Epistrophe (e-pis’-tro-fee): Ending a series of lines, phrases, clauses, or sentences with the same word or words.

The real estate market is tanking. My stock portfolio is tanking. The economy is tanking. What am I going to do?

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Definition courtesy of “Silva Rhetoricae” (rhetoric.byu.edu)