News is about information.
This inverted pyramid was supposed to define how news is told.
We followed the thumb rule of the five Ws and One H, who, what, when, where, why, and how.
Then came other important details, eyewitness accounts for example.
And ideally, every news story would end with a backgrounder, you know, to help you understand the news better.
The idea occurred to him that if he did not succeed this time he would be too old to have a second chance.
A moment's thought will make the matter clear.
What brought you here?
An hour's walk up the hill took me to the top.
Traveling allows us to relax, explore new places, and have fun.
The incident caused me to reflect on my past life.
Her son's death drove her to a nervous breakdown.
Newspapers tell us what is going on in the world.
The heat wave turning deadly now, the searing temperatures coast ot coast, the severe weather watch now from Louisiana, right up into the northeast to Maine.
Several key cities in the east including the New York City area affected.
I can't believe you fell for that.
I can't help it.
I don't want to put you out.
I don't buy it.
I just figured it out.