Introductory Concepts
Elementary Relationships
Extensions of Verbal Behavior
Multiple Controlling Relationships
Building on the Elementary Relationships

42.3 Thematic Control in Literature, Poetry, and Humor Part 3

The determination of the specific response form is a result of additional variables summing with this main thematic source, as it is called. For example, there is a thematic relationship between the phrase “chimney sweepers” and “come to dust.”

Golden ladies and girls must come dust from the earth, creating a humorous and thematic control in this poetic piece.
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