Omission and Emphasis. Building Historical Skills AC7. Omission. An omission (verb= to omit) is when you do not include or mention (say) something. In history, this means the writer is not sharing all of the information that they have.
Building Historical Skills
This morning at 8:12 A.M. a man in a red shirt attacked Mr. Thorpe. He hit Mr. Thorpe with a turtle shell and ran away laughing. The man ran out of the building and jumped in a taxi.