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Diction in Self-Reliance

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Self-Reliance, Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1841

Emerson, Ralph Waldo. "Self-Reliance." Essays, First Series. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin, 1903. N. pag. Print.

The overall diction of this piece is

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informal.

B

colloquial.

C

informational.

D

journalistic.

E

formal.