What does the word “documentary” mean?
And what do it mean in the context of Hollywood?
In this series of articles, we’ll be looking at the most important words in the English language to get an audience.
“Documentary” has become an increasingly important word to understand and a word that has become synonymous with a new generation of filmmakers.
It’s the word that you want to use when describing the stories that you’re working on.
And that’s because the word can define your own work and also create buzz for your work.
So if you want your work to get the most attention, you should always have a good idea of what you want it to look like.
The word “Documentary,” as it appears in the dictionary, means: “A short film, a single or limited edition film or limited series, a feature documentary.”
It’s also a word used to describe documentaries that focus on topics that are important to the public.
The word “tourism” was first used in the 1890s by the British government to describe the benefits that people could enjoy in an urban setting.
In today’s world, “tours” refers to the activities that a tourist brings to a city.
“Tourism,” as an adjective, refers to: “an activity conducted in a specific setting or setting that involves many people, or by an individual for many purposes.”
It also refers to a series of related activities that are typically undertaken by tourists.
An advertisement in The Times newspaper in 1888.
It’s the second definition of the word.
“Tourism” is an adjective used to refer to an activity performed in a particular setting.
Tourism, as an adverb, refers: “To undertake or undertake an activity, as in a tour.”
A travel agent in 1896.
Touring agents were first employed by American tourists during the 1880s and 1890s.
In this advertisement from 1896, a traveling tour agent is seen in a newspaper advertisement.
A bus driver in 1896, and later an itinerary writer.
Adverb “to travel” refers: to bring or transport or convey.
Traveling is the word used in this 1890 advertisement by an itinerant writer.
Travelers’ adverb “travelled” is a verb meaning to travel: “to pass a particular place or journey.”
The British government adopted the word as a noun in 1888, a decade before the word was even invented.
The British government used the word in the sense of: “The conduct or action of a person or company by means of a bus or railway.”
“Travel” is the first definition of “touring” in the 1891 dictionary, and the word has been used by both the British and American governments.
By the mid-1890s, the term “toured” was used to mean a trip by train.
In this 1906 advertisement from the New York Public Library, an advertisement is seen for an exhibition in New York.
American travel agents began to advertise in newspapers in 1896 in order to attract American visitors.
These ads, which were popular with Americans, showed travel agents in New Orleans and San Francisco.
This 1906 ad from the San Francisco Examiner.
If you were to walk into an office in the late 1800s, there are several different ways you might expect to be offered a job.
You might be offered an advertisement.
Or you might be approached by a tour agent.
Or you might have to make an appointment.
One advertisement for an office space in San Francisco, California, in 1891.
And one ad for an apartment building in New Albany, New York, in the 1870s.
Another ad for a New Albany hotel, circa 1872.
On a visit to San Francisco in 1906, an American tour agent poses for a photograph.
Some of the earliest and best known advertisements for hotel rooms in San Antonio, Texas, in 1895.
When it comes to traveling, “Travel” has a lot in common with “tourney” and “tram.”
In the 1892 English-language dictionary, “travel” has been defined as: “a travel by air or sea.”
Travel was the first use of the term, and this is the definition of it in the modern English dictionary.
Its definition in the British dictionary also uses the word: “Traveling by water or by land.”
By this definition, you can also think of the act of traveling as being “trying to get someone else to get you.”
As you can see, there is a lot to keep in mind when it comes time to use the word when describing a movie, television program, or other kind of entertainment.
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