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an expository piece on the workings of the internal-combustion engine
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Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train reveals a young playwright's awkwardness with its overwritten passages and reliance on expository monologues.
Part of the role (theirs and mine) is the stylizing of language: speaking mostly in simple declarative sentences, making all discourse either expository or interrogative.
GoT has so many characters that giving us the lowdown on everyone all at once would result in expository regurgitation.
For reasons that emerge in expository blurts, Jake and Roland travel between Mid-World and the considerably less interesting Keystone Earth.
His diary entries tend to be flatly expository, lending his account the feel of a chronicle rather than a genuine narrative.
Kostova is a clearheaded, elegant writer with a sneaky gift for incorporating the history and culture of a place into the nooks and crannies of a book that never feels bossy or expository.
Still, Comey did not shun the spotlight that came with those politically sensitive investigations, holding unusually expository press conferences and giving freewheeling congressional testimony.
Her goal is to open a school teaching expository writing, professional development and public speaking –
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