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Linguistic Devices

I have been researching linguistic devices for my grammarian role at tonight’s Toastmaster meeting. Tonight I will particularly be looking out for the following linguistic techniques. Alliteration An alliteration is the repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning … Continue reading

Grammarian Report – 29th March

The fervent Joyce took on the role of Toastmaster for the meeting, Florian as grammarian, encouraging speakers to use the word ‘constellate’. Nadia as Sergeant at Arms, Kirsten as Harkmaster and finally Rob as timekeeper. There were three prepared speeches … Continue reading