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Flashcards in digression, twists and turns Deck (3):
1

etymology of error

orginates from latin errare 'to wander', which depicts the action of roaming or wandering

2

general syntax used when describing satan?

very very long multiclausal sentences, for example in book one, he is described in a sentence which spans 32 lines, beginning 'thus satan (line 192) and ending 'horrid vale' (line 224)

3

syntax used to when god is speaking

VERY literal language, no sense of metaphor/ figurative langauge.
lots of imperatives