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    Retelling

    Does this word exist? Somebody retells the text. What's the noun for this action?

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    Re: Retelling

    Retelling exists as a noun. The sentence "Somebody retells the text" does not make sense.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: Retelling

    He was retelling the text to remember ( to memorize) new words.Does this one make sense?

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    Re: Retelling

    It only works if he was relating the text (story) to another person. If he was simply saying the words from the text aloud (in the way people learn a script), then he was "repeating" the text.

    I associate "retelling" with telling a story to other people for the second (third, fourth) time.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Retelling

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    Does this word exist?
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