?

Free Version

Upgrade subject to access all content

Moderate

Effect of Description in Line 2

APENLA-RCAKW$

The Santa Ana, from Los Angeles Notebook, Joan Didion

Didion, Joan. "Los Angeles Notebook." Slouching towards Bethlehem. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1968. 217-18. Print.

The author uses the phrases “some unnatural stillness, some tension” (line 2) to suggest that the wind is

A

threatening yet ineffable.

B

powerful yet beautiful.

C

rational yet chaotic.

D

hopeful yet concerning.

E

discouraging yet inspiring.