Printables for This Topic:
and Voice – Read the passage. Then use the cluster diagram to
identify the dialect and voice of each character.
Registers – Read each line of dialogue below. Sort them according
to the level of formality of the setting and the relationship of the
| Accent – The sentences below are from Thomas Hardy's novel
Tess of D'Urbervilles. Read each sentence. Does it convey accent,
dialect, or both?
Editor – You are the editor of the school newspaper, and you
gave three different reporters the same assignment: report the results
of the school Spelling Bee.
Registers – For each scenario provided below, choose the register
of speech that is the most appropriate.
Planet – The goal of the narrative voice in literature is to
speak in a way that is consistent with the reality it illustrates.
– Read each snippet of dialogue below. Is the register of the response
appropriate to the register of the question?