One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘Sartre's famous preface to de Beauvoir's first novel’
introduction, foreword, preamble, prologue, prelude, opening remarks, prefatory remarks, preliminary remarks
front matter, forward matter
informal prelims, intro
rare proem, exordium, prolegomenon, prolusion, prodrome
1‘the catalogue is prefaced by a memoir of the artist’
precede, introduce, prefix, begin, open, start, launch, lead up to, lead into
rare prologue, premise
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