CAHSEE ELA 8.5 Literary Devices. Which of the following statements least accurately describes an aside?
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One strategy to figure them out is to just read all of the choices, figure out which
3 are most alike and then pick... whatever's left. Or... the least likely. Got it?
OK, so what IS an aside, anyway? Well, if we didn't know, we'd guess it's the
French fries, not the burger.
If we read A, B, and C carefully, they all sound pretty plausible.
Yeah - we could see Tevye or Jean Valjean havin' a chat with Pauline in the front row.
It could reveal stuff about the character and... sure, it could be funny. Why not?
But then there's D...
How could an aside - or really any comment - NOT reveal something about the main character?
Just doesn't make sense. Couldn't happen.
So... D is false, or least likely.
As in, "Do You Hear the People Sing?"