Vocabulary terms

Tone

Definition

The definition of tone is the authors attitude towards the audience, the subject, or the character.

Example sentence's

Example 1.

Parents " we are going on vacation this summer "

Children" who hoo that's great "

The children's response is very cheerful


Example 2.

Parents " Honey we need to talk "

Children" ok am I in trouble "

The children's response is suspenseful


Example 3.

Parents " You misbehaved to much so you will be going to camp all summer "

Children " I can't wait "

The child's response is sarcastic