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DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Origin of signature tune

First recorded in 1930–35
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British Dictionary definitions for signature tune

signature tune

noun

British a melody used to introduce or identify a television or radio programme, a dance band, a performer, etcAlso called (esp US and Canadian): theme song
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