On this page I post a sentence from something I’ve read that contains enviable diction. Diction, not to be confused with syntax, is the choice and use of words and phrases in a sentence. I hope to use these words the way these writers have used them someday. Maybe you can too!
- Mushroomed: Carl Tannenbaum shows how mushrooms can be magical using the written word: “Demand for workers has mushroomed as economies have reopened, but the pandemic is still limiting labor supply.”