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Circa 1550, from circa 1500 Middle French monologue, modeled on dialogue, ultimately from Ancient Greek or via Byzantine Greek μονόλογος (monologos, “speaking alone")
French Greek mono- mono- Greek -logos -logue
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
There is more monologue than dialogue in this play.
Another aspect of his character appears in the remarkable "Song of Solomon"... Still another phase is represented in the monologue of Ecclesiastes.
Community - Blogs are not just about one person sharing in a monologue while everyone else listens.
There is more monologue than dialogue.
Indeed, the windings of his exposition are best sunderstood if we consider his literary manner as a kind of Socratic dialogue formalized and reduced to a monologue.
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