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synonyms for prologue

  • foreword
  • prelude
  • beginning
  • exordium
  • explanation
  • introduction
  • opening
  • overture
  • preamble
  • prolegomenon
  • proem

antonyms for prologue

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  • epilogue
  • conclusion
  • end
  • ending
  • finish
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How to use prologue in a sentence

As he explains in the prologue to “A Zoo in My Luggage,” “To me extirpation of an animal species is a criminal offence, just as the destruction of something else that we cannot recreate or replace, such as a Rembrandt or the Acropolis, would be.”
IN ‘THE WHISPERING LAND,’ A BRITISH NATURALIST COLLECTS TRAVEL TALES — AND ANIMALS WITH TAILS — IN ARGENTINAANDREA SACHSFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
With a paranoid urgency, Prokopios writes in the prologue that he wants to come clean and tell us what actually happened.
WHAT THE QANON OF THE 6TH CENTURY TEACHES US ABOUT CONSPIRACIESROLAND BETANCOURTFEBRUARY 3, 2021TIME
So the movie started with the prologue of the son telling the story of what happened to dad.
ROLLING WITH JAMES BROLIN: HOLLYWOOD’S QUIET GIANTEUGENE ROBINSONJANUARY 29, 2021OZY
I’ve yet to spend a lot of time with the latest version of that device, but if past is any prologue, it’s a solid choice for those looking for an Android-compatible Apple alternative at a good price.
FITBIT SENSE REVIEWBRIAN HEATERSEPTEMBER 24, 2020TECHCRUNCH
The problems associated with getting people to wear masks, which is a much simpler solution than visiting a health care professional and receiving a shot, is prologue to what we’ll see when it comes to getting people vaccinated, he explained.
HEALTH CARE EXECUTIVES FEAR PUBLIC DISTRUST OF COVID-19 VACCINE WILL LEAD TO CONTINUED SPREAD OF DISEASENICOLE GOODKINDJULY 8, 2020FORTUNE
Trewely is here three syllables, which is the normal form; cf. Prologue, 761; Kn.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
Both in the present passage and in the Pardoner's Prologue the verb to erme is used with the same sb., viz.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
And this was as it should be; the intent of that little prologue was merely to whet the appetite for the real play.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
Used ludicrously to mean a feat of horsemanship in l. 50 of the Manciple's Prologue.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
The dropped word is clearly here, which rimes with manere in the Miller's Prologue, and elsewhere.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
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WORDS RELATED TO PROLOGUE

  • bit
  • curtain
  • epilogue
  • gag
  • introduction
  • number
  • piece
  • prologue
  • routine
  • scene
  • schtick
  • show
  • sketch
  • spot
  • turn
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