the plan or main story (as of a movie or literary work)
one of the subdivisions of a play
a usually brief unit of action in a dramatic or literary work
a conventionalized graphic device placed on an object as an indication of ownership, origin, or relationship. a distinguishing quality (as of personal character)
the act or process of resolving
a written composition in which two or more characters are represented as conversing
to set forth or make clear by degrees or in detail
to tell (as a story) in detail
speaker in text
a person who speaks. a person who speaks formally before an audience; lecturer; orator.
the act of presenting
of, relating to, or containing exposition
a statement offered in explanation or justification
extended treatment of or attention to particular items a part of a whole
a thing done something that has actual existence
the act or process of explaining
marked by complexity, fullness of detail, or ornateness
a short statement, usually one sentence, that summarizes the main point or claim of an essay, research paper, etc., and is developed, supported, and explained in the text by means of examples and evidence.
Longer sentences are likely to be more prevalent in formal writing.
a reasoned judgment, the last part of something
something that introduces, the act or process of introducing
passage from one state, stage, subject, or place to another
one of the general forms of argument employed in probable reasoning
A cause-effect relationship is a relationship in which one event (the cause) makes another event happen (the effect).
the shape, size, and general makeup (as of something printed)
something that forms or serves as a head
the act or process of classifying
the act or process of selecting
the act or process of organizing or of being organized
o study or determine the nature and relationship of the parts of (something) by analysis
"Relevant evidence" means evidence having any tendency to make the existence of any fact that is of consequence to the determination of the action more probable or less probable than it would be without the evidence.
the manner, position, or direction in which something is set