Origin of eclogue
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How to use eclogue in a sentence
In the eclogue this danger is earnestly discussed by the two Yorkshire farmers, Roger and Willie.Yorkshire Dialect Poems|F.W. Moorman
The title (as indeed the principal subject of the eclogue) was in consequence altered from 'Lansdown' to 'Jekyll.'
Boccaccio conceived this Eclogue in a wood, and therefore he calls himself Silvio.
The Eclogue roughly is as follows: Boccaccio in a sleepless and restless night full of unhappy regrets longs for the day.
Mopsus laments his death; Menalcas proclaims his divinity; the whole eclogue consisting of an elegy and an apotheosis.