English 9H– 15 minutes to finish yesterday’s activity. Notes on diction analysis.
DICTION: the deliberate choice and arrangement of words to create a desired effect.
In Ralph’s eyes, the island is paradise; however the author gives some subtle descriptions that may show otherwise. What are at least two descriptions or items that show the island may not be totally idyllic? What specific words/phrases let the reader know this.
For tomorrow, find a 1-2 sentence passage from chapter 5 or 6 and copy it on a piece of paper. You should select this passage based on diction.
English 9 SWS– Catch up on journal writing. Read the article on ADHD. Pick out main idea and supporting detail. Write summary. This is individual work.
AP Lang– Work day.