In this video English lesson, part of my Daily Dose of English series from 2010-2011, I look at Jabberwocky
The Jabberwocky is a nonsense poem by Lewis Carroll. Because of the nonsense nature of some of the words used, it shows us how we can easily guess the type of word from the position in the sentence. We can only replace content words with nonsense words. Try doing it with function words and you won’t understand anything.
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