Question 5: As a literarygenre, a memoir
(from the French: mémoire from the ________memoria, meaning
"memory", or a reminiscence), forms a subclass of
although the terms 'memoir' and 'autobiography' are almost
interchangeable in modern parlance.
Question 6: In the eighteenth century, "scandalous memoirs",
allegedly factual but largely invented, were written (mostly
anonymously) by prostitutes or libertines: these were widely read in ________ for their vulgar details