7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please

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In the phrase, "the grim-faced Yankee principal," how is the word "Yankee" an example of semantic slanting? (1 point)

It is used with a negative connotation.
It is an exaggeration.
It presents a vivid image.

Is the answer:
It is used with a negative connotation.

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