Save This Word!
a literary genre depicting life in the southern US and featuring grotesque themes and imagery
CAN YOU ANSWER THESE COMMON GRAMMAR DEBATES?
There are grammar debates that never die; and the ones highlighted in the questions in this quiz are sure to rile everyone up once again. Do you know how to answer the questions that cause some of the greatest grammar debates?
Question 1 of 7
Which sentence is correct?
Words nearby Southern Gothic
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
How to use Southern Gothic in a sentence
Tonally, however, it is very peculiar: It is undeniably Southern Gothic, but it has its own brand of off-beat humor.James Franco: How Cormac McCarthy Changed My Life|James Franco|July 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is, alternately, a provocative and pensive soap opera that puts the gothic in Southern Gothic.Inside 'True Blood'’s Fourth Season|Jace Lacob|June 17, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Republicanism has become a Southern Gothic farce of paranoia, resentment, scandal, and hypocritical moralism.Run, Sarah, Run!|Michelle Goldberg|July 23, 2009|DAILY BEAST
The life of this Southern Gothic belle makes the somber existence of Emily Dickinson look like a barrel full of monkeys.Chuck Palahniuk's Book Club|Chuck Palahniuk|May 5, 2009|DAILY BEAST
The method of decoration by shadow was, as far as we have hitherto traced it, common to the northern and southern Gothic.The Seven Lamps of Architecture|John Ruskin
The northern Gothic church is like a body with several members; the southern Gothic church is an accretion of beautiful atoms.Renaissance in Italy Vol. 3|John Addington Symonds