Monday, November 23, 2015

iambic & vehicular

Quotations:

Complete Works of Virginia Woolf:

He had turned Persian poetry into English prose, and English prose into Greek iambics; he was an authority upon coins; and - one other thing - oh yes, she thought it was vehicular traffic.

Definitions:

iambic:
in which one weak or short syllable is followed by one strong or long syllable.

vehicular:
intended for vehicles or consisting of vehicles.

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