Voice in Writing: Definition & Examples


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Voice in writing is:

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1. In order to make your writing reflect your individual personality you must:

2. Voice in writing must be:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Your voice is unique and identifiable when you speak, so it should be no surprise that when we talk of using voice in writing, it means a specific way of writing that makes it sound like a person. This assessment checks your understanding of using voice in writing, including the definition of voice in writing, how to communicate emotions and writing to reflect your individual personality.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following:

  • The definition of voice in writing
  • What writers do to reflect individual personalities
  • Important characteristic(s) of voice in writing
  • Ways that voice in writing can be conveyed
  • A technique for developing a voice as a writer

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding using voice in writing
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main terms, such as the characteristic(s) that voice in writing must have
  • Making connections - use understanding of the two ways to convey voice in writing

Additional Learning

To learn more about voice, review the accompanying lesson called Voice in Writing: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define voice and describe how to express voice in writing
  • Understand choices that must be made in writing to reflect individual personality
  • Read examples from writers conveying voices in their writing