By: Morgan, Gabby, Savanah, Cain

Definition: The quality or state of being formal.

Some examples of books that use formality:

"The Catcher in the Rye"

"War and Peace"


“Eon”- shows formality in the fact that the people show courtesy to higher ranking officials and it is set in what seems to be old china. In this setting there people called dragon eyes who communicate with the dragons but they’re position is lower than the emperor but are shown a great amount of respect especially since they run the council.

*Every story uses formality, but some texts may be more formal than others.

Authors may use formality to show...

Tension between characters

Characteristics of different characters

To attract a certain audience

To create the setting

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