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Voice. Voice. T he characteristic mode of expression of a first-person narrator. It can be created by a character’s diction syntax (the way words are put into sentences) Tone (the attitude he/she has toward subjects) content (what he/she talks about). For example.

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Voice

The characteristic mode of expression of a first-person narrator.

It can be created by a character’s

  • diction
  • syntax (the way words are put into sentences)
  • Tone (the attitude he/she has toward subjects)
  • content (what he/she talks about)
for example
For example

Holden Caulfield without a doubt has a unique voice.

What makes up his voice is  

  • Diction: informal, slang, “phony,” “goddamn”, “lousy,” etc.
  • Syntax: informal, conversational, rambling, repetitious
  • Tone: sarcastic, humorous, critical,
  • The content: girls, his family, books,
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A & P

How would you describe the voice of Sammy?

How would you describe his

  • diction? Give supporting examples.
  • syntax? Give examples.
  • tone? Give examples.
  • content? Give examples