what's the word
stevek at SHORE.NET
Mon Dec 4 15:40:54 UTC 2000
On Mon, 4 Dec 2000, James Smith wrote:
> In the movie "Educating Rita", starring Michael Caine,
> two students mention the situation where words appear
> they should rhyme but don't. I have never gotten
> around to renting the video to hear again the word
> they use to name this condition. Do any of you know
> what that word is?
Searching in google on "Educating Rita" and "rhyme" I get some sites that
talk about this. It would appear at one point they're actually talking
about assonance, which she calls 'getting the rhyme wrong"
--- Steve K.
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