Up to Snuff #77: Diction, Style and Tone

Up to Snuff #77:  Diction, Style, Tone

By, Afua Serwah Osei-Bonsu

Diction-word choice, specific words a writer uses

Tone-reflection on author’s attitude (serious, casual)

Style- can be objective, humorous, subjective, satiric, reflective, detached, pedantic, nostalgic, serious, pessimistic, ambivalent, argumentative, conversational

Annotated-Highlighted points from text


Syntax-Sentence Structure

Vary long and short sentences



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