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Anadiplosis

Anadiplosis (an’-a-di-plo’-sis): The repetition of the last word (or phrase) from the previous line, clause, or sentence at the beginning of the next. Often combined with climax.

Hope sets it sights on the future. The future is filled with possibility. Possibility sets hope in action. In action, hope is realized.

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