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A Discussion of Repetition in Goh Sin Tub´s poem Colleen
Repetition in “Colleen” by Goh Sin Tub
Repetition is defined as “the return of a word, phrase, stanza form, or effect in any form of literature”.
Simply put, it is the repetition of the same (or similar) words, phrases, or sounds* in a literary text. It is seen more often in poetry, rather than prose.
(* - repetition of sounds is also known as rhyme)
Examples in “Colleen”
a) The first two words of Line 1 in Stanzas 1-3:
The first two words of Line 1 in Stanzas 4-5:
·‘And when your’
The above examples signify:
·Goh’s anxiety, concern, or even obsession with what will happen to Colleen (‘you/your’) in the future (‘when’)