?

AP® English Language

Free Version

Upgrade subject to access all content

Moderate

"Unwonted trimness" in "Of the Coming of John"

APENLA-CXBQEX

Of the Coming of John, W. E. B. Du Bois, 1903

Du Bois, W. E. B. "Chapter 13 - Of the Coming of John." The Souls of Black Folk. Chicago: A. C. McClurg, 1903. N. pag. Etc.usf.edu. Lit2Go. Web. 4 May 2016.

In context, "unwonted trimness" (line 4) implies

A

a simplicity of design.

B

an extreme amount of care.

C

fear about an upcoming event.

D

an unusual amount of neatness.

E

a regrettable amount of effort.