Diction and Tone: 100 Word Rant

Creation of Tone:

What kind of tone would you expect a rant to be?

How might an author convey the appropriate tone of a rant?

Watch the example rants and think about how the tone of the rant is conveyed through language.

Examples:

Auto-Correct Rant

Password Rant

Discussion:

Although the speaker of our rant has other tools like hand gestures and inflection, how does he use language to develop the tone of his rant?

 

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