wittiness


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This also shows Coraline's wittiness and cautiousness, which is not shown in language.
The context of PCs may support wittiness, but it is not critical for them being perceived as such.
ere was something about her sharptongued wittiness, her wry observations and her love for the subject, for literature, that inspired me.
"What Stan (Lee, who co-created the comic book character with Steve Ditko) has always been so beautiful at writing into Spider-Man are the quips and the wittiness, and the physical absurdity and enjoyment that Peter Parker feels when he's in the Spider-Man suit.
Li also responds directly to Qian Xingcun's attack in "The Bygone Age of Ah Q," asserting that Wild Grass is "like Flowers of Evil, not recommended for youthful or unsophisticated readers, while clear minded readers on the other hand can achieve a rare power from it." ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) (31) Li also compares the prose poems of Wild Grass to Lu Xun's zagan [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], without detracting from the artistic value of the latter, which for him possess "satirical wittiness" ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]), distinguishing the works of Wild Grass as "mysteriously symbolic poetic essays," ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) (32) pointing out that there is no author who can achieve both.
Charming aesthetic virtues include gracefulness, wittiness, vivaciousness, imaginativeness, whimsicality, liveliness, and so forth.
Adding to the "wittiness" of the piece is the intelligent translation of the text by award-winning Latina playwright Migdalia Cruz.
I retired more than 10 years ago and fortunately I'm of the age where I won't have to wittiness the results of a world with 10 billion to 20 billion beings - but my grandchildren's offspring will.
The wittiness of Rear Window, the romance of Vertigo, and the terror and darkness of Psycho.
The wittiness of 'Rear Window' and the romance of 'Vertigo' and the terror and darkness of 'Psycho'.
The way his lines are delivered and timed all added to his character's wittiness and provided light hearted scenes where needed, with the help of one of two characters that portrayed the dim-witted companions, of course.
I remember a situation in which he showed adroitness, good manners, intelligence and wittiness. A situation that still captivates me, and I think that even if I forget a lot of the beautiful situations that has been holding my attention for a long time, I will never forget this situation, or, at least, it will be the last situation to forget.
What's potentially an uncomfortable culture clash is averted by the warmth and wittiness of the writing and some great performances all round.
But turn the cowled Dante into a hoodie-clad hero, add a place named Dis where dissing is rife, a bling laden bouncer called Frankenstein and much more wittiness and it all adds up to an astonishing interpretation.