What is the author's diction in To Kill A Mockingbird? I need to explain Harper Lee's diction in To Kill A Mockingbird, as well as provide an example of it. AND, I need a picture. How can you visualize diction?
South, during the great depression. " Shoot no wonder, then," said Jem, jerking his thumb at me. "Scout yonder 's been readin ' ever since she was born, and she ain't even started to school yet. You look right puny for goin' on seven." (ch 1)