anonymous
  • anonymous
Which of the following is true about a writer’s diction? When the writer uses colloquial language, the diction is informal. When the writer uses simple words, the diction is formal. When the writer uses sophisticated vocabulary, the diction is informal. When the writer uses complex words, the diction is informal.
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anonymous
  • anonymous
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anonymous
  • anonymous
Any ideas?
anonymous
  • anonymous
Hmmmm, i'm thinking it's D

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HannahA
  • HannahA
Diction is the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing.
anonymous
  • anonymous
@FoxxJamey Direct answers aren't allowed and D is incorrect. http://openstudy.com/code-of-conduct
anonymous
  • anonymous
you're not allowed Pikachu :)
anonymous
  • anonymous
@Mizuki Direct answers aren't allowed and B is incorrect.
Mizuki
  • Mizuki
agree with Foxx
Mizuki
  • Mizuki
A
anonymous
  • anonymous
@b.berryyumyum What do you think?
anonymous
  • anonymous
@Mizuki Please stop.
HannahA
  • HannahA
I think ya guys are missing something here, "colloquial language" is informal ;) think that makes the answer pretty obvious
anonymous
  • anonymous
Hannah is correct, but direct answers aren't allowed.
anonymous
  • anonymous
Well with the way grad point is, things can get slightly confusing for me. But I would think that the diction would be formal, rather than informal.
HannahA
  • HannahA
Hmm what direct answers?
anonymous
  • anonymous
That wasn't a direct answer
HannahA
  • HannahA
read answer A @b.berryyumyum :)
HannahA
  • HannahA
the rest contradict each other
anonymous
  • anonymous
"Colloquial language" is informal. Think that makes the answer pretty obvious".
HannahA
  • HannahA
yep and i didn't say what the answer was :D lol
anonymous
  • anonymous
It's still vague enough to make the asker refer back to the question and find which one it is
Mizuki
  • Mizuki
b.berryyumyum u r in grad point?
anonymous
  • anonymous
yes i am @Mizuki I'm trying to get this last part of the class finished before friday.
HannahA
  • HannahA
does this make sense now @b.berryyumyum ?
anonymous
  • anonymous
Diction can be anything formal and informal. It's the word choice the author makes which "characterizes" his/her tone.
anonymous
  • anonymous
yes it does and thank you all for the help
anonymous
  • anonymous
You're welcome. ^_^
HannahA
  • HannahA
Sure glad you get it now :) good luck!!
anonymous
  • anonymous
In other words, diction defines tone, which many people choose to describe as formal, informal, etc.:) Happy learning
anonymous
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