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Tone, Style, and Mood | 1. | The footsteps were coming closer. I knew I had to get out of there fast. Looking desperately around, I finally spotted a small window at the end of the room, a beacon of light in the dark, rancid basement. I sprinted and leapt up to grab a ceiling pipe. Thankfully, the pipe was close enough to the window to allow me to swing my body through. My enemy was making his way down the hall, bursting open door after door. I needed to break through this window in two tries to make it out in time.
What is the mood of the passage? | | |
| A. | timid | | B. | cheerful | | C. | sorrowful | | D. | daring |
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| I was having a crazy dream. For some reason, my face was covered in sticky honey, and a bear was charging toward me! It pounced on me and started licking my face! Yuck. I quickly jerked awake to escape, but for some reason the licking didn't stop! I also realized that something small was running back and forth across my chest. I opened my eyes, and there staring back at me was a puppy! "Awesome!" I yelled. I've wanted a puppy for so long, and here was this adorable brown creature looking up at me. I suddenly realized that today was my birthday! I looked at the doorway and saw my mother smirking at me. "Happy Birthday, Anisa!" she said. I ran to hug her with the puppy in my arms. "Thank you so much! I didn't think you'd ever let me have one." "Well, now that you're 14, I figured it was about time. What are you going to name her?" I studied the puppy's rich chocolate fur and long, floppy ears. "I think I'll name you Slobber since you just slobbered all over…...