Flashcards in Creative writing: what to talk and write about Deck (5)
What is the mode?
Is it spoken or written? - not so important - it will be written.
What is the manner?
The relationship between the participants: personal or impersonal? formal or informal? one-way or two-way communication? The purpose of the communication? the relative status of the participants?
What is the field?
The subject matter will indicate the kind of discourse taking place.
what are the two ways in which the language can come across?
Is it formal or informal?
Is it subject specific or colloquial?