Wordlist: Books - List 2

 

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  • title
    • title, titles['taɪtəl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the name of a book, film, musical piece, painting, or other work of art
    • Example:
      • She can't think of a title for her book.
    • contents[ˈkɒn.tɛnts](noun plural form)
    • Definition:
      • a table of contents; a list of chapters etc. in a book, and the page numbers on which they start
    • Example:
      • I always start a book by reading the dustjacket and the contents before I really dig in to the content itself.
    • table of contents, tables of contents(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a list of titles of the parts of a book or document, organised in the order in which the parts appear
    • Example:
      • The table of contents tells the reader about the various chapters of the book.
  • page
    • page, pages[peɪdʒ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • one of the many pieces of paper bound together within a book or similar document; one side of a paper leaf on which one has written or printed
    • Example:
      • Turn to page 34, please.
    • outline, outlines['aʊtlaɪn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a preliminary plan of a project
    • Example:
      • She read out the outline of her presentation.
    • text, texts[tɛkst](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a writing consisting of multiple glyphs, characters, symbols or sentences
    • Example:
      • I need to write a text about the country's politics.
    • copy, copies[kɒpiː](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a printed edition of a book or magazine
    • Example:
      • Have you seen the latest copy of Newsweek yet?
      • Synonym(s):
        duplicate
  • read
    • read, read, read[riːd](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to look at and interpret letters or other information that is written
    • Example:
      • Have you read this book?
      • Homophone(s):
        reed
    • proofread, proofread, proofread[ˈprufriːd](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to read a text and look for mistakes in form and content
    • Example:
      • Could you do me a favour and proofread my paper?
  • reader
    • reader, readers['riːdə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a person who reads a publication
    • Example:
      • The message of the book reached thousands of readers.
    • readership['riːdəʃɪp](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the collected readers of a publication
    • Example:
      • The small paper has a readership of only 120 people.
    • edition, editions[ɛ'dɪʃən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a literary work edited and published, as by a certain editor or in a certain manner
    • Example:
      • The very first edition was soon sold.
    • excerpt, excerpts(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a clip, snippet, passage or extract from a larger work such as a news article, a film, a literary composition or other media
    • Example:
      • He only read out an excerpt of his new book.
      • Synonym(s):
        extract
    • cartoon, cartoons[kɑːˈtuːn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a humourous drawing, often with a caption, or a strip of such drawings
    • Example:
      • The text is illustrated with a short cartoon.
      • Synonym(s):
        comic strip, strip cartoon
  • caption
    • caption, captions[ˈkæp.ʃn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the descriptive heading or title of a picture or an illustration
    • Example:
      • Please read out the short caption.
    • heading, headings['hɛdiŋ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the title or topic of a document, article, chapter etc.
    • Example:
      • The text had no heading.
    • source, sources[sɔɹs](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the person, place or thing from which something (information, goods, etc.) comes or is acquired
    • Example:
      • What's the source of your information?
 

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        proofread
        to read a text and look for mistakes in form and content
        cartoon
        a humourous drawing, often with a caption, or a strip of such drawings
        source
        the person, place or thing from which something (information, goods, etc.) comes or is acquired
        excerpt
        a clip, snippet, passage or extract from a larger work such as a news article, a film, a literary composition or other media
        outline
        a preliminary plan of a project
        title
        the name of a book, film, musical piece, painting, or other work of art
        page
        one of the many pieces of paper bound together within a book or similar document; one side of a paper leaf on which one has written or printed
        reader
        a person who reads a publication
        copy
        a printed edition of a book or magazine
        caption
        the descriptive heading or title of a picture or an illustration
        text
        a writing consisting of multiple glyphs, characters, symbols or sentences
        edition
        a literary work edited and published, as by a certain editor or in a certain manner
        table of contents
        a list of titles of the parts of a book or document, organised in the order in which the parts appear
        readership
        the collected readers of a publication
        copyright
        the right by law to be the entity which determines who may publish, copy and distribute a piece of writing, music, picture or other work of authorship
         
         
         

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        page
        one of the many pieces of paper bound together within a book or similar document; one side of a paper leaf on which one has written or printed
        title
        the name of a book, film, musical piece, painting, or other work of art
        reader
        a person who reads a publication
        copyright
        the right by law to be the entity which determines who may publish, copy and distribute a piece of writing, music, picture or other work of authorship
        read
        to look at and interpret letters or other information that is written
         
         
         
         
         

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