Pinkster, Harm (1942-) [1990], Latin Syntax and Semantics [info], xii, 320 p.: ill.; 24 cm. [word count] [Pinkster].
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12.2.3 Cataphoric cohesion

The mirror image of anaphora and other means to refer back is cataphora: the use of forward-looking expressions that create an expectation for the reader/hearer. Examples are (28)–(30):

(28) ita fac, mi Lucili: vindica te tibi (`Act in this way, Lucilius, demand yourself for yourself', Sen. Ep. 1.1.1)

(29) sed te id oro, Hegio :: quid vis? … :: ausculta, tum scies (`But I ask you this, Hegio :: What do you want? :: Listen, and you will find out', Pl. Capt. 337–8)

(30) hoc idem significat Graecus ille in eam sententiam versus: … (`The same is expressed in the famous Greek line with the following purport', Cic. Div. 2.25)

See also crosssection 12.2.5 on p. 253.

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