The sentence was an excerpt from the letter.
He added an excerpt from the book into his letter.
The excerpt includes a description of the fall of the angels.
He was misled by an incomplete excerpt in the history book.
The tape recording is a verbal excerpt from the play.
This excerpt is from a letter Abigail wrote to John while he was in the Continental Congress, "I dare not express to you at 300 miles how ardently I long for your return.
The following excerpt is from a letter John wrote to Abigail after being sworn in as Vice President of the United States: "I pray you to come, as soon as possible.
This one-man dance excerpt is very short, but shows the face mask often worn for rain dancing, and the movement of pawing at the ground with the feet.
If you like a poem that's too long to include on your layout, simply use an excerpt as your page title and tuck a copy of the entire poem into an envelope for hidden journaling.
First, review this excerpt from a 1948 issue of Time magazine about the anticipated effects of the baby boom (hence the definitive title of the generation).