Jumpsequel

Discussion in 'English Only' started by Tashlima, Feb 11, 2019 at 7:52 PM.

  1. Tashlima Senior Member

    India
    Hindi
    Vikram's Seth's A Suitable Girl is the 'jumpsequel' of his bestselling novel A Suitable Boy.
    What is jumpsequel?
    Source: Facebook post
     
  2. Myridon

    Myridon Senior Member

    Texas
    English - US
    A Suitable Girl - Wikipedia
    There is a large "jump" in time between the two books.
    The quotes in both sentences show that the writer knows it's not a normal usage of the word(s) Scare quotes - Wikipedia .
     

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