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Sample Sentences Using
narrative -- as in: Narrative of the Life of...
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as in: Narrative of the Life of... Define
a story
  • He titled his autobiography, Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass.
  • It’s an interesting narrative about her first year in college.
  • Her narrative was written in Spanish.
  • The effect of a religious profession on the conduct of southern masters is vividly described in the following Narrative,
    Frederick Douglass  --  The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

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  • Your narrative promises to be a most interesting one.
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  • I shall soon be in the position of being able to put into a single connected narrative one of the most singular and sensational crimes of modern times.
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Hound of the Baskervilles
  • I should mention here that even though I have used only Miss Jane’s voice throughout the narrative, there were times when others carried the story for her.
    Ernest J. Gaines  --  The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
  • In this narrative of mine I have departed from my usual practice of reporting only those incidents and scenes at which I myself was present.
    Agatha Christie  --  The ABC Murders
  • Frederic Ingham, the "I" of the narrative, is supposed to be a retired officer of the United States Navy.
    Edward E. Hale  --  The Man Without a Country
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as in: Narrative of the Life of... Define
a story
as in: a class about narrative writing Define
related to a story or the telling of it
as in: They advanced their narrative. Define
an underlying story that fits or advances a way of thinking--such as a political philosophy
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