English 9

Denotation, connotation, diction – p. 1021-2

Read “Evaluating Style” p. 496-7 Here is another video that shows how powerful words can be. Word Connotation – Video Notice how things change once the words are changed.

Complete the following practice with “How to Eat a Guava” and “Tropics in New York” howtoeataguave-tropicsinny. You may also access this on Google docs. Due: tomorrow!

Tomorrow will be a writing/reading day. Please bring your choice book and your device to type on if you have one.


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