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GUEST,Songster Bob Folklore: What's it called when...? (43) RE: Folklore: What's it called when ......? 30 Oct 07


It seems to be called antimetabole, as Wikipedia has it.

It is also part of a form of witticism that I heard about on NPR recently (someone has published a book of his favorite examples) except I can't think of what the form is called! Dang it!

Bob Clayton


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