Wit: Death Be Not Proud
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importance of punctuation
punctuation
death be not proud
sonnet
english

Professor Ashford critiques the version of "Death Be Not Proud" by English poet, John Donne, that Vivian Bearing uses because it is incorrectly punctuated. The punctuation within a poem can give it an entirely different meaning.

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    almost 3 years ago
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