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What form of repetition is this?

'These to you, Sir Tristram of Lyones, most noble knight, from his lover and friend King Anguish of Ireland, in sore trouble and straits at Camelot. Know ye, Sir Tristram, that I have been summoned to King Arthur's court on pain'

anaphora
parallelism
epistrophe
anadiplosis

I think it is parallelism

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asked by Michael
  1. I think not. Make sure you understand each of these terms. Look them up if your text materials don't seem clear to you.

    posted by Reed
  2. par·al·lel·ism
    [ˈperəlelˌizəm]
    NOUN
    the state of being parallel or of corresponding in some way.
    the use of successive verbal constructions in poetry or prose that correspond in grammatical structure, sound, meter, meaning, etc.

    posted by Reed

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