Exercises of style, exercises of hypnosis. Queneau and the use of language. An adventure of language between rhetorical acrobatics and much sought after stylistic variations, this is how Queneau’s exercises of style is presente. The ericksonian hypnotherapist, cautious and curious in experimenting his ability to glide through different types of language, can try this playfull training to practice his oratory skills and try out seldom used techniques.
Keywords: Queneau, exercices de style, rhetorical figures, language, hypnotic techniques.