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HeartFelt Promos
April 14th, 2008, 06:38 PM
:womancomputer: Hi Readers the last book you read in Contemporary does the author's use of language (diction and syntax) draw you in, or put you off?

Catherine Bybee
April 15th, 2008, 04:43 PM
Both. Over use of period language that I need to translate in my mind makes me a bit crazed. But well placed period words pull me into a book.

April 18th, 2008, 03:57 PM
This is a difficult one because being english i learnt a lot of the older english and period language in english lit at school so its not a problem for me reading it so i think yes i think say i like the language to match the time period