Origin of exposition
OTHER WORDS FROM expositionex·po·si·tion·al, adjectivepre·ex·po·si·tion, nounre·ex·po·si·tion, noun
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How to use exposition in a sentence
According to a Rolling Stone profile of Thompson, the filmmakers determined the moment distracted from the scene’s exposition.How Loki's Bisexuality Fits Into the History of LGBTQ+ Representation in the MCU|Eliana Dockterman|June 23, 2021|Time
My favorite ranks this low in the first game mostly because she suffers from having to be an exposition machine for two entire races — the Quarians and the Geth.
Tali, who is now untethered from exposition duty, gets the best loyalty mission in the game.
All this shows the real problem when telling the story of geniuses: exposition.
In the hands of a lessor actor, she might have even seemed like an exposition machine.
Recently, ProPublica wrote a deep and haunting exposition on the re-segregation of schools in the South, including Tuscaloosa.How Charter Schools and Testing Regimes Have Helped Re-Segregate Our Schools|Sally Kohn|May 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The New American Commentary: An Exegetical and Theological Exposition of Holy Scripture, Volume 1A, Genesis 1-11:26.The Backstory of ‘Noah’ Is Full of Giants, Horny Angels, and a Grieving God|Tim Townsend|March 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Those bored by exposition who like action and dialogue written in the present tense will eat these up.
"Chanson," exhibited at the Paris Exposition, 1900, displays something of the same quality.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
To guide his mind into the channel of the printed exposition, he calls into play the Directory power of the attention.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
Martin Falleix obtained a brevet for invention and a gold medal at the Exposition of 1824.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
Following description, in order of difficulty, come exposition and argument.
The expression of such thoughts would be exposition, although it might contain a number of stories and descriptions.