Denotation vs. Connotation


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  • listened to Wolf with a sad face, drawing garlands on a piece of paper which lay before him.

    The Awakening Leo Nikoleyevich Tolstoy
  • Fanirin pointed him out to Nekhludoff as , "a most honorable gentleman."

    The Awakening Leo Nikoleyevich Tolstoy
  • Dat me w'at pass in rue Royale ev'y mawnin' holl'in' ' calas touts chauds,' an' singin'; don't you know?

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