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English , 17.02.2022 19:25

Which choice best replaces the underlined word? Read the sentence from Rina's comparative essay, and

decide how she can make her language formal and

objective.

The narrative becomes scarier when Enrique can no

longer keep his eyes open.

more terrifying

more frightening

more concerning

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A. more terrifying 

B. more frightening 

C. more concerning 

D. more suspenseful

Answer:

D. more suspenseful

Explanation:

To make her language more formal and objective Rina could replace the word scarier for more suspenseful.

In formal language colloquialisms are usually not used, a colloquialism is a word normally used in spoken English, therefore, more terrifying, frightening or concerning would not be proper answers.

Meaning of suspenseful: Something that causes nervousness or excitement is going to happen or its result in uncertain.

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