An episode is a narrative unit within a larger drama
tic work or documentary
production, such as a series
intended for radio, television or on-line consumption.
Episode derives from the Greek term ( grc|ἐπεισόδιον / ''epeisodion''), meaning the material contained between two songs or ode
s in a Greek tragedy
. It is abbreviated as ''ep
'' (''plural'' eps).
An episode is a coherent narrative unit within a larger drama
tic work. It is frequently used to describe units of television or radio series
that are broadcast separately in order to form one longer series. An episode is to a sequence as a chapter
is to a book
. Modern series episodes typically last 20 to 50 minutes in length.
Episode even can be a part of specific subject such as, episode of life or episode of drama.
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