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Grammatical part of speech for words that describe noun (for example, new , as in ‘a new hat’, and beautiful , as in ‘a beautiful day’). Adjectives


The listing of books is of ancient origin. Lists of clay tablets have been found at Nineveh and elsewhere; the library at Alexandria had subject lists

Book publishing

The term publishing means, in the broadest sense, making something publicly known. Historically, it came to refer to the issuing of printed materials,


Television cinematography is a set of highly complex technological, social, aesthetic and industrial-economic practices. Understanding these

Open Composition (Language arts)
Composition (Language arts)

the visible recording of language peculiar to the human species. Writing enables the transmission of ideas over vast distances of time and space and

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Background English students are encouraged to use a wide vocabulary in their writing. This adds interest and variety to a piece of written work, and


Short, witty, and pithy saying or short poem. The poem form was common among writers of ancient Rome, including Catullus and Martial . The epigram has


Short piece of non-fiction writing , often dealing with a particular subject from a personal point of view. The essay became a recognized form with


Style of painting and sculpture that expresses inner emotions; in particular, a movement in early 20th-century art in northern and central Europe.


The rules for combining words into phrases , clauses , sentences , and paragraphs . The standardizing impact of print has meant that spoken or