NARRATIVE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of narrative
Definition:
n. story; art, technique, or process of telling story
n. a story; something (an account) that is being narrated
Example:
The reason I tried to write it in narrative, is I found this to be much more honest way to present the facts of this story.
It’s time to stop tip-toeing around my past, time to stop living a life of opprobrium, and time to take back my narrative.
Sentence in Classic:
The personality of the artist, at first a cry or a cadence or a mood and then a fluid and lambent narrative, finally refines itself out of existence, impersonalizes itself, so to speak.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
A yachting cap was shoved far back from his forehead and the narrative to which he listened made constant waves of expression break forth over his face from the corners of his nose and eyes and mouth.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
Rance sat down on the horsehair sofa, and knitted his brows as though determined not to omit anything in his narrative.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Jabez Wilson here has been good enough to call upon me this morning, and to begin a narrative which promises to be one of the most singular which I have listened to for some time.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Underneath the vigorous headlines which our client had quoted, I read the following suggestive narrative:.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
But, as I have recorded in the narrative of my school days, his veneration for the Doctor was unbounded; and there is a subtlety of perception in real attachment, even when it is borne towards man by one of the lower animals, which leaves the highest intellect behind.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
A new fear had been engendered in my mind by his narrative; or rather, his narrative had given form and purpose to the fear that was already there.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
At this point of the narrative the cook turned pale, and asked the housemaid to shut the door: who asked Brittles, who asked the tinker, who pretended not to hear.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
Go then, and first read the narrative which Lanyon warned me he was to place in your hands; and if you care to hear more, turn to the confession of.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson Context
Harker was still and quiet; but over his face, as the awful narrative went on, came a grey look which deepened and deepened in the morning light, till when the first red streak of the coming dawn shot up, the flesh stood darkly out against the whitening hair.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
I felt the greatest eagerness to hear the promised narrative, partly from curiosity and partly from a strong desire to ameliorate his fate if it were in my power.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context