English Vocab List

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

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