Examples of narration in a Sentence
The novel uses first-person narration.
They got a famous actor to do the narration for the documentary.
an actor who does narrations for documentaries
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Great omniscient narration can impart the scope and thematic cohesion of a Charles Dickens novel.
This episode starts with a recap of the ladies crying and some narration of the previous day’s events.
The story is delivered through short scenes and voiceover narration.
Every seat is taken for the tours, which will include automotive trivia games and narration by some of Hagerty’s classic car experts.
Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky are comedic masters, and Suze's narration is completely natural and relatable.
In a less contrived manner, Tilda Swinton (an executive producer) supplies mellow off-screen narration in Bell’s words.
The live stream at the river is also posted to Explore.org’s Facebook page, where every now and then a park ranger will drop in and offer live narration and bear trivia.
The video has Higgins touring parts of the Nazi-era concentration camp in Poland and intoning a somber narration, including a scene inside one of the former gas chambers where the Auschwitz Memorial prefers that silence be kept.
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First Known Use of narration
Synonymschronicle, chronology, commentary (usually commentaries), history, account, narrative, record, report, story
Related Wordsversion; deposition, documentation, testament, testimonial, testimony, witness; annals, blog, diary, journal, log, logbook, memoir; minutes, procès-verbal; anecdote, tale, yarn; epic, saga; gest (or geste), romance; recital, recitation; case history, case study
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