Assignment 1 for Eng1511

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Question 1: Identify two style features of the story above.

Informal and simple

Question 2: What is the tone of this story? Why do you say so?

Lovestruck, The writer convey the way he felt about Mimmy.

Question 3: Write all the dictionary entries of the following words.

Tenant
oA person or group that rents and occupies land, a house, an office, or the like, from another for a period of time; lessee. oLaw. A person who holds or possesses for a time lands, tenements, or personally of another, usually for rent. oAn occupant or inhabitant of any place.

Intrigue
oTo arouse the curiosity or interest of by unusual, new, or otherwise fascinating or compelling qualities; appeal strongly to; captivate: The plan intrigues me, but I wonder if it will work. oTo achieve or earn by appealing to another's curiosity, fancy, or interest: to intrigue one's way into another's notice. oTo draw or capture: Her interest was intrigued by the strange symbol. oTo accomplish or force by crafty plotting or underhand machinations. oObsolete. to entangle.

Audacity
oBoldness or daring, especially with confident or arrogant disregard for personal safety, conventional thought, or other restrictions. oEffrontery or insolence; shameless boldness: His questioner's audacity shocked the lecturer. oUsually, audacities. Audacious acts or statements.

Oblivious
oUnmindful; unconscious; unaware (usually followed by of or to): She was oblivious of his admiration. oForgetful without remembrance or memory: oblivious of my former failure. oArchaic. Inducing forgetfulness.
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