Examples of exposition in a Sentence
- This is not an easy book, and the reader may find the layers of detail challenging. There are long expositions of the knotty tangles of monarchical lineage, and the necessary chronicle of historical events occasionally consumes the novel's narrative drive. —Lucy Lethbridge, Commonweal, 23 Oct. 2009
- He is masterly in absorbing information and masterful in organizing it—skeptical of fashion, clear in exposition, fluent in communication, unremittingly scholarly. —Felipe Fernandez-Armesto, New York Times Book Review, 11 June 2000
- Although they were invited to use an early X ray machine on display at the exposition, they turned down the offer, and they never found the bullet. —T. Burton Smith, American Heritage, September 1992
The subject requires some exposition.
a clear exposition of his ideas
Recent Examples of exposition from the Web
To further encourage this mantra, the administration organized an extracurricular exposition to run throughout all three lunches on Tuesday, Oct. 17.
The fuller orchestral and choral palettes open the piece up to nature, to paradise, and into an exposition of Christ’s goodness better felt than told.
Blade Runner 2049 values practical effects over CGI and emotional intensity over clear exposition, while taking clear steps away from the original.
There also was an exposition of aerospace industry displays.
One of the greatest expositions of (the idea of) anagnorisis — the moment of recognition in Aristotelian tragedy — is when Siegmund and Sieglinde discover each other’s identities as brother and sister.
These maybe-kinda-definitely villains are easily the biggest victims of the game's early rush through exposition.
Under Leigh Barrett's direction, the pace of the production starts off strong, then gets bogged down in exposition, digression, and some not-so-funny funny business.
Age of Ultron is predicated on the past and willing to cut corners, an exposition snowball rolling down a hill with no end in sight.
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