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Words that indicate links or divisions between parts of discourseInsofar as
Tone of voice
A new word or phraseHastened repair = Quick fix
The repetition of 'S' 'C' 'SH' and 'Z' sounds
In conversation, a two part exchange
The omission of a sound or syllable
The dictionary meaning of a word
A pair of rhymed lines
A list that does not use conjunctions
Words associated with a particular topic/field
When speaking in this person, you would use nouns
Language intended to generate a personal response
A word with more than three syllables
A short and to the point sentenceMiss Thomas' word
The return to an earlier topic
Using your word order to highlight part of a sentence
The words and vocab used
A comparison that uses the words 'Like' or 'As'
When a word or expression is deemed as old
Phonological aspects of speech, such as intonation, pitch or volume
When two or more words share a similar sound, at the beginning of the word(s)
In drama, when a character says something which has a humurous link with the audience
An adjective describing something as the 'most' of its kind, i.e. BIGGEST
A doing word
A word or phrase placed after a word or phrase to give additional informationNot a pre mod or intensifier
When words or ideas are directly opposte in meaningPencil presentation by Rosie
In drama, an extended speech heard only by the audience
Associations between words/phrases and ideas
A humurous play on words'It's GRAPE to meet you...'
A sentence that gives information or makes a statement
The type of text read (Horror, Comedy, Romance)
A sentence which has more than one clause
An expressive sound such as a laugh
When speaking in this person, you would use pronouns such as 'I' 'Me' 'We' and 'Us'
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A poem of 14 lnes with a rhythm based on Iambic Pentameter
Intentional exaggeration
Unrhymed poetry based on Iambic Pentameter
When words imitate the sounds they describe
A verb placed in front of another verb that helps the second one
When something not human is described as if it were
Features that interrupt the flow of someones speech, natural or unnaturalMy presentation
A sentence with only one clause
The way language is used by a particular individual/region
In poetry, when a line has 10 syllables and the emphasis is placed on all the even syllablesdum DE dum DE dum DE dum DE dum DE
Two simple sentences linked together with the use on a conjunction
Small talk, speech with little or no meaning
In speech, a change between an original idea, changing to a new idea
Words that relate specifically to time or placeDeborah's fave
An extended piece of speech by one person
When weather or natural elements are used to reflect moods or emotionsSammi's presentation
A word that gives information on a verb
When elements are missing from a sentence
A word that establishes a relationship between two objects
A secondary clause within a sentence
A sentence that gives a command or instruction
A word that increases or decreases the strength of another wordNot a post or pre modifier
An aspect of grammar, referring to the way in which the words are ordered within a sentence
A word with only one syllable
Words that are considered as rude
A word or phrase with no significant worth within speech
The accent associated with the upper class
When a speaker corrects themself during speech
When speaking in this person, you would use pronouns such as 'You' and 'Your'
Using a verb in a way that emphasises the object of an action rather than the person or thing performing said action
The rhyming of vowel sounds within two or more words
The introduction of a topic
When the subject of conversaton changes
A silent pause
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The techniques used to link together different parts of the text
A word that takes the place of a noun
The form of language appropriate to a specific situation
When a word or phrase has more than one possible meaning
A word that names an object, person or feeling
A group of words with linked or associated meanings
An adjective that makes a comparison
The subject of conversation
Saying the opposite of what is meant
A word that describes a noun
A secondary plot running alongside the main plot
When a reference is made to something earlier in the textAnal
A comparison that is not literally true as it refers to something as if it were something else
In poetry when a line carries onto the next wth no punctuation seperatingApparently French...
A character created by the author to act as narratorSweaty Nick
Words that link sentences together
A sentence that asks a question
Uses of speech to make it more powerful, i.e. When a question asked doesn't need an answer
An emphatic sentence, usually ending in an exclamation mark
A voice hesitation
A list that uses conjunctions
An 'all seeing, all knowing' God-like narrator
An element in a sentence that usually indicates when, where or how something has happened
A distinctive use of spoken language, often regional
When parts of a sentence have a similar pattern or structure
The formally correct use of the English language
A word or phrase placed before a word or phrase to give additional informationNot a post mod or intensifier
When words are shortened
When the audience can visualise what is being read
Something significant within social class or background which affects speech
A question ended onto the end of a statement as to look for clarity
When a reference is made to something that is to come within a textCatapult

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