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Its witty script covers the underlying problems of different cultures trying to live together in harmony. The Sun (2012)To import your script you just email it to your account at the app. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You can make a good script better in production but you can rarely save a bad script. The Sun (2013) Write yourself a script and vow to use it! 50 Ways to Become a Self-Confident Woman (1989)Beeb script editors should hang their heads. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The first draft of the script takes about a month. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This shabby opportunism follows a script devised long before the election defeat. The Sun (2010)Such a threat might have come from a film script. The Bullet Catchers (1989)The script refers to the cigar twice more. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It had a literary pedigree and a witty script. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They just have boring scripts and some hair gel. The Sun (2014)This actor has only just been handed the script and knows no more about the show than we do. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Pupils study the history of theatre, play scripts and playwrights. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There's no love of language in these scripts. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They send me their scripts and treatments to sell in Hollywood. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It's a little like rewriting the script of a play. Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)The script's language is resolutely modern. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Yet in some strange way the rejection worked for my writing of the script, helping it to evolve into something deeper and more heartfelt. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We would have liked to study examination scripts but it turned out that the examination boards had, somewhat surprisingly, destroyed this evidence. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'script'
British English: script NOUN
The script of a play, film, or television programme is the written version of it.
She's writing a film script.
British English: script VERB
The person who scripts a film or a radio or television play writes it.
He scripted and directed both films.
- American English: script
- Brazilian Portuguese: escrever o script
- Chinese: 写脚本
- European Spanish: escribir el guión de
- French: écrire le scénario de
- German: das Drehbuch schreiben für
- Italian: scrivere il copione di
- Japanese: 脚本を書く
- Korean: 대본을 쓰다
- European Portuguese: escrever o guião
- Spanish: escribir el guión de
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