Literary terms

anecdote
(adj)
AN-ec-dote
Meaning

short account of an amusing or interesting event

1st Sample Sentence

Let me tell you a little anecdote that will illustrate what I'm trying to say.

Root

an (not)#ekdotos (published) (Greek)

Mnemonics

anek date. anek dates main wo ek date kuch khas tha. ye usi din ki kahani hai anec dosts milke majak karte the pehle anecdote = a-neck-dot (hickey) which means there must be a story to how someone got that.

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