In your notebook, write a few reasons why you think you would like to learn more about Tom Sawyer. The dialogue in excerpt 3 is jumbled. Arrange it.
A literary writer uses language carefully to put the feelings, reactions, etc. into words, and stimulate the reader's imagination.
Observe the beginning of excerpt 3 and answer these questions.
In the text below, click the words and phrases the writer uses to make us feel haste and fear. Also check ‘Words to Remember.’