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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
narrative /'nærətiv/
  • danh từ
    • chuyện kể, bài tường thuật
    • thể văn kể chuyện, thể văn tường thuật
    • tính từ
      • dưới hình thức kể chuyện; có tính chất tường thuật
    Concise Dictionary
    +a message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events; presented in writing or drama or cinema or as a radio or television program
    +consisting of or characterized by the telling of a story
    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 story, tale, chronicle, description, revelation, portrayal, account, report, record, history, recital, statement:
    The characterizations were poor, but the narrative was fascinating.
    2 storytelling, chronicling, anecdotal:
    One of her long, narrative poems has been published in a collection.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + noun (formal)
    1 [C] a description of events, especially in a novel
    Synonym: STORY
    a gripping narrative of their journey up the Amazon
    2 [U] the act, process or skill of telling a story: a master of narrative + The novel contains too much dialogue and not enough narrative.
    narrative adjective [only before noun]: narrative fiction / structure + a narrative poem
    Collocation Dictionary


    popular | coherent | simple, straightforward | complex, detailed | chronological, sequential | first-person, second-person, third-person
    The book is written in the style of first-person narrative.
    | fictional, prose | film | historical | biblical


    construct, create, develop, produce
    It's difficult to construct a narrative out of a series of fast-moving events.
    | interrupt
    The author interrupts her narrative to tell us that the idea for the book had not been well received.


    be based on sth


    form, style, technique | framework, structure | flow
    interruptions to the narrative flow
    | content | passage, sequence, text


    in a/the ~
    events in the narrative

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