anacoluthon

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Similarly, the grafting onto The Flute-Player of quotations borrowed from Anna Akhmatova, Osip and Nadezhda Mandelstam, Marina Tsvetayeva, Baudelaire, and Emily Dickinson instills poetic gems in Thomas's intentionally bland prose, just as the unexpected rhythmical alterations and anacolutha of Amis's prose unhinge language.