posted by Jen .
An author of detictive novel is most lkely to use figurative language to
A. Entertain the reader.
B. help the reader visualize a character.
C. suggest hidden meanings.
D. mislead the reader.
Answer is "B"
B. would apply to any kind of novel.
This question is specifically about detective novels.
Ok, thank you
Well it's "C" suggest hidden meanings
I agree. Although it could be D. I read a lot of mystery novels and the authors usually try to mislead the reader into drawing the wrong conclusions.
IT IS NOT " C. suggest hidden meanings."
THAT ANSWER IS WRONG!
D. is wrong I just took the exam