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  1. Quotes and paraphrases of the author
  2. Literary reference and figures of speech
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Lapham begins by telling us that the Notebook Magazine had become so much focused with the new print method of letting their readers know about the current ways of the world which was intended to acquaint them with presupposition of its editor. ?Notebook was deeply rooted in the soils of print? (Lapham 7). He uses this phrase to let us visualize how the Magazine was very much focused on their works of print. To meet the new requirement of the magazine, Lapham resolved to learn the skill of essay writing which was a type of literary address that he did not have much of practice but had fortunately encountered most of the authors.

[...] ?Notebook was deeply rooted in the soils of print? (Lapham 7). He uses this phrase to let us visualize how the Magazine was very much focused on their works of print. To meet the new requirement of the magazine, Lapham resolved to learn the skill of essay writing which was a type of literary address that he did not have much of practice but had fortunately encountered most of the authors. When he states that his understanding of speech was not restrictive to Flaubert's Dictionary, Twain's sketches, letters of Seneca or Gibbon's notes and the others, he means that he had a broader perspectives of essay which was not just restricted to the method in which a particular author had done his work (Lapham 7). [...]


[...] ( he used this phrase to let the reader understand how difficult it was to link up multiple stories. The phrase ?living from hand to mouth' shows the difficulty) 5. ?Catch a thought in the butterfly net of a metaphor? here as he did, he is trying to liken himself to a hapless hunting dog. He has to come up with an idea in the many activity that he associate with ?wine-dark sea of cyberspace? he uses the phrase wine-dark sea to show the value of the computers that had just crop up. [...]


[...] (In this phrase he tend to tell us how most of the stories published in America are often taken with much seriousness or are often over hyped by the readers notice didn't come in the mail? (notice the satire that Lapham uses here. He used this phrase to depict who one's expectation is usually thwarted the sorrows of Grub street the sun never sets?. ( points out how the problem that he describes never ends. The phrase never sets'has been used to mean that the problems never end wind tunnel of innovative delivery story?. He uses this phrase to show how it is difficult to come up with an innovative story. The term wind tunnel depicts a difficult scenario. [...]

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