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Setting in Kubla Khan

Setting Examples in Kubla Khan:

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"caverns measureless..."   (Kubla Khan)

The phrase "caverns measureless to man" suggests that the caverns were so deep down, do deeply inward, so vast in all ways that man could not explore and measure their boundaries.

"meandering..."   (Kubla Khan)

After the eruption of the "mighty fountain" of "sacred river" waters, a river course of five "meandering" miles was immediately developed.

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