“A florid woman was flapping a pink feather fan” (Johnny Tremain 75).
Talk about alliteration, the repetition of the initial <f> sound in florid, flapping, feather, and fan.
Notice the adjectives that describe woman (florid) and fan (pink, feather).
Look up the meaning of florid.
Discuss the choice of "was flapping" vs. "flapped."
What other concepts do you see?