How does a phrase such as "helping to inhabit" in the first paragraph contribute to the tone of the essay?

How does a phrase such as “helping to inhabit” in the first paragraph contribute to the tone of the essay?

How does a phrase such as “helping to inhabit” in the first paragraph contribute to the tone of the essay?

How does a phrase such as “helping to inhabit” in the first paragraph contribute to the tone of the essay?