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Synonyms for preface
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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes
introduction, proem, prelude, prologue, preamble, premiss
peroration, sequel, appendix, epilogue, postscript
Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes
foreword, preface, prolusionverb
a short introductory essay preceding the text of a book
precede, preface, premise, introduceverb
furnish with a preface or introduction
"She always precedes her lectures with a joke"; "He prefaced his lecture with a critical remark about the institution"
forgo, innovate, stick in, bring out, enter, predate, antedate, premiss, come before, put in, bring in, inaugurate, forego, insert, usher in, enclose, infix, premise, present, lead, antecede, precede, introduce, inclose, acquaint
Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes
introduction, preamble, proem, PRELUDE, prolegomena, exordium, PROLOGUE, preliminary
Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes
prologue, prelude, introduction
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How to use preface in a sentence?
Is a preface exquisitely written? No literary morsel is more delicious. Is the author inveterately dull? It is a kind of preparatory information, which may be very useful. It argues a deficiency of taste to turn over an elaborate preface unread: for it is the attar of the author?s roses, every drop distilled at an immense cost. It is the reason of the reasoning, and the folly of the foolish.
We know virtually nothing about This Bible – whose preface was written by Henry VIII Henry VIII – outside of the surviving copies.
We need to use the technology to be flexible, i know how I want my classes to go, but maybe I preface each lesson by saying,' I would love for you to do this activity, but I also understand that you may want to do this tonight and report back tomorrow.'.
Translations for preface
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- prefaciCatalan, Valencian
- úvod, předmluvaCzech
- Vorwort, VorredeGerman
- προλογίζω, πρόλογοςGreek
- مقدمه, دیباچهPersian
- johdanto, alkusanatFinnish
- préfacer, préfaceFrench
- ro-ràdhScottish Gaelic
- 序文, 前書きJapanese
- kupu takamuaMāori
- wstęp, przedmowaPolish
- prefácio, prefaciarPortuguese
- пролог, вступление, введение, предисловиеRussian
- предговор, predgovorSerbo-Croatian
- úvod, predhovor, predslovSlovak
- lời tựaVietnamese
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