Lockdown | Daily writing challenge #1

Rhetoric, Writing challenge

Write or re-write a sentence so that the first and last words are the same.

Notice what effect this has.

Make a note, if you like, of the Greek rhetorical term for this device: Epanalepsis.

Entertain and encourage others by posting in the comments below.


Examples

“Hand held by one with a lantern in her hand” – Seamus Heaney

“Once more unto the breach dear friends, once more” – Henry V, Shakespeare