Next Word Better Word

Stephen Dobyns, author of the classic book on the beauty of poetry, Best Words, Best Order, moves into new terrain in this remarkable book.

Author: Stephen Dobyns

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 023011878X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 288

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This accessible writer's guide provides a helpful framework for creating poetry and navigates contemporary concerns and practices. Stephen Dobyns, author of the classic book on the beauty of poetry, Best Words, Best Order, moves into new terrain in this remarkable book. Bringing years of experience to bear on issues such as subject matter, the mechanics of poetry, and the revision process, Dobyns explores the complex relationship between writers and their work. From Philip Larkin to Pablo Neruda to William Butler Yeats, every chapter reveals useful lessons in these renowned poets' work. Both enlightening and encouraging, Next Word, Better Word demystifies a subtle art form and shows writers how to overcome obstacles in the creative process.

The Family friend ed by R K Philp

... better to tell the stuas , when the next word begins with a dent at once , that he
must arm himself el or an h mute :with patience and perseverance , than to deu
meaning the , him , it , lude him in an undertaking which , after all his efforts and ...

Author: Robert Kemp Philp

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ISBN: OXFORD:555019421

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The Century

Dthee vy “ Another ! another word ! another to the satisfied whilst the slightest
accent of French same ! ” is remaining . But you shall judge if they read “ Mouse ,
” said the stranger , and Bonaven- not as if in their own vernaculary . And you ture
 ...

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ISBN: PSU:000020213497

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The Congressional Globe

If , as it has often been if we refer to other clauses in which the word is Legislature
, the seat will remain vacant until the ... And I will here say , I argue the question ,
but only while I state the of the next session , then the Executive may make that ...

Author: United States. Congress

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ISBN: CHI:19213600

Category: United States

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Notes and Queries

The Doctor's word " ii . Du Cange Du Fresne , Glossarium Media et Infime is
found in Chaldee , where it means 1 , stubble ; Latinitatis . Quintana , Quintena ,
Decursio equestris lu- 2 , a fleece of wool . Another word with similar dicra , & c .

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ISBN: CHI:79213637

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St Nicholas

The first in line mentions any word of two or three letters , and the one who sits
next makes another word of it by adding one or more letters . The third player
does the same in his turn ; and so on , until a word is made to which no one can
add ...

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ISBN: CHI:74720655

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A Self teaching Reader for the Study of the Pronunciation of the French Language

Whenever the nasal syllable is placed at the end of a word , and followed by
another word beginning with a vowel or h mute , the nasality disappears , and the
m or n is carried with the following vowel , provided the two words are connected
 ...

Author: Théodore Charles comte de Laporte

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:32044102851938

Category: French language

Page: 138

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The Protestant Episcopal Church

As it seems, however, that we cannot find any other word but “licensed,” I think it
would be better, notwithstanding the ... The House resumed the consideration of
the following canon, proposed as canon 7, of title 3: “It is hereby declared to be ...

Author: Episcopal Church. General Convention

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ISBN: UTEXAS:059171101333456

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Page: 387

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The Iustification Of A Sinner

ever . i , ei The word For our finnes . ] Heere againe another word must be
supplied , Remillion which in many places of Scripture is filenced , but yet
supposed is sometime and understood ; because in other places it is mentioned .
And that ...

Author: Johann Crell

Publisher:

ISBN: BL:A0024193857

Category: Bible

Page: 315

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London Society

Substitute o for d, and it gives you qasie, which is open to quite a different set of
descriptive details. By using s instead of o, you obtain another word, with another
set of ideas attached to it, although it is same: f, replacing s, rewards you with ...

Author: James Hogg

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ISBN: UOM:39015010948621

Category: English periodicals

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Wisconsin Journal of Education

ing will make a duo - literal word . Sappose it ... I will write them both on the board
, I will begin thus and make the other , and cross it thus . You may ... The next
letter to be learned should be one which with at will form another word . Let it be r
.

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ISBN: HARVARD:32044102794468

Category: Education

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Report of the Meeting

As Humboldt says , the other languages have an etymological and a syntactic
part , but the Chinese has only a syntactic one ; and this ... Thus position alone
points out the verb in a sentence : what precedes it next is either its own
determinative ( adverb ) , or the subject ... The difference of tone or accent by
which that word is to be pronounced , -- and every one may have four , and on an
average has ...

Author: British Association for the Advancement of Science

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ISBN: BSB:BSB10534409

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Heroes of Three Wars

It is , sir ; and no man could be more happy than I am to see Colonel Ethan Allen .
' “ Sir , I have come “ Not another word , my dear Colonel , until you have taken a
seat and a glass of old Madeira . ' “ But , sir , I don't think it proper “ Not another ...

Author: Willard W. Glazier

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ISBN: UOM:39015059450661

Category: Mexican War, 1846-1848

Page: 439

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Journal of the American Oriental Society

I अपि चेन्नानापदस्थमुदात्तमथ
चेत्साहितेन स्वर्यते स प्रातिकतः ॥३ ॥ 3. If ,
moreover , there is an acute standing in another word , then , if there be a
circumflex resulting from a rule ...

Author: American Oriental Society

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ISBN: UCAL:B3541328

Category: Oriental philology

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List of members in each volume.

Science

Again : if I feel that I am about part , more or less , as may be needed , of the
proposed sum of two to stammer in any word , I try to substitute another word .
hundred thousand dollars , for the purpose of erecting and equip Often in public
reading ...

Author: John Michels

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ISBN: OSU:32435029919677

Category: Science

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Since Jan. 1901 the official proceedings and most of the papers of the American Association for the Advancement of Science have been included in Science.

The Building News and Engineering Journal

... work of art , the writing over it with a fresh pen hy more than a thousand years ,
and it is quite in the old and forgotten sense of the word , another hand . ... But not
only do present sense of the word , as a work of art . done by a ruling machine .

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ISBN: UIUC:30112117956489

Category: Architecture

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