Example sentences for: intertextual

How can you use “intertextual” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Besides, when journalists report that his sentences are long and obscure, his stories intertextual and ambitious, they miss the real point of Saramago, which is that he's really pretty accessible.

  • Such intertextual references, whether or not pointed by rhyme, puns, and rhythmic matching, must indeed provide depth and enrichment if they are not to become merely a stylistic cliché of the scribbling classes (as they show every sign of doing anyway).

  • There followed numerous recyclings of this sentence with an intertextual reference that was less and less to the Fry play and more and more to the occasion of the conference speech.

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