Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll is a nonsense poem. Half the words are made up and the other half are also made up. So why is it that the nonsense words conjure up such a clear image of what is going on in the poem? 606 more words
‘Twas brillig, and the slithy toves
Did gyre and gimble in the wabe;
All mimsy were the borogoves,
And the mome raths outgrabe.
‘Beware the Jabberwock, my son! 164 more words