Miscellaneous / English Vocab List

Random Miscellaneous or vocabulary Quiz

Can you name the Vocab term?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Score 0/100 Timer 13:00
HintAnswerHint 2
Words that indicate links or divisions between parts of discourseInsofar as
In poetry when a line carries onto the next wth no punctuation seperatingApparently French...
An 'all seeing, all knowing' God-like narrator
A word with more than three syllables
The formally correct use of the English language
A short and to the point sentenceMiss Thomas' word
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
Unrhymed poetry based on Iambic Pentameter
When a reference is made to something that is to come within a textCatapult
An emphatic sentence, usually ending in an exclamation mark
When a reference is made to something earlier in the textAnal
In conversation, a two part exchange
Associations between words/phrases and ideas
When parts of a sentence have a similar pattern or structure
The type of text read (Horror, Comedy, Romance)
Small talk, speech with little or no meaning
A word that gives information on a verb
In drama, when a character says something which has a humurous link with the audience
Using a verb in a way that emphasises the object of an action rather than the person or thing performing said action
When words or ideas are directly opposte in meaningPencil presentation by Rosie
The introduction of a topic
The return to an earlier topic
When a word or expression is deemed as old
When speaking in this person, you would use nouns
An element in a sentence that usually indicates when, where or how something has happened
A word that establishes a relationship between two objects
A word with only one syllable
A word or phrase placed before a word or phrase to give additional informationNot a post mod or intensifier
A comparison that is not literally true as it refers to something as if it were something else
A word that takes the place of a noun
An aspect of grammar, referring to the way in which the words are ordered within a sentence
When elements are missing from a sentence
A humurous play on words'It's GRAPE to meet you...'
In drama, an extended speech heard only by the audience
HintAnswerHint 2
A sentence that gives a command or instruction
An expressive sound such as a laugh
Words that link sentences together
The way language is used by a particular individual/region
The dictionary meaning of a word
The accent associated with the upper class
A word or phrase with no significant worth within speech
A silent pause
Language intended to generate a personal response
When words are shortened
A pair of rhymed lines
Using your word order to highlight part of a sentence
When weather or natural elements are used to reflect moods or emotionsSammi's presentation
A voice hesitation
A list that does not use conjunctions
An extended piece of speech by one person
An adjective describing something as the 'most' of its kind, i.e. BIGGEST
A verb placed in front of another verb that helps the second one
Tone of voice
Something significant within social class or background which affects speech
An adjective that makes a comparison
Intentional exaggeration
A distinctive use of spoken language, often regional
A word that describes a noun
The subject of conversation
In speech, a change between an original idea, changing to a new idea
A sentence which has more than one clause
The rhyming of vowel sounds within two or more words
When speaking in this person, you would use pronouns such as 'I' 'Me' 'We' and 'Us'
When a speaker corrects themself during speech
A sentence with only one clause
A sentence that asks a question
Features that interrupt the flow of someones speech, natural or unnaturalMy presentation
When the subject of conversaton changes
HintAnswerHint 2
A word that increases or decreases the strength of another wordNot a post or pre modifier
A list that uses conjunctions
Saying the opposite of what is meant
The repetition of 'S' 'C' 'SH' and 'Z' sounds
A doing word
When something not human is described as if it were
Two simple sentences linked together with the use on a conjunction
A word that names an object, person or feeling
The words and vocab used
Phonological aspects of speech, such as intonation, pitch or volume
A comparison that uses the words 'Like' or 'As'
When speaking in this person, you would use pronouns such as 'You' and 'Your'
The omission of a sound or syllable
When words imitate the sounds they describe
The form of language appropriate to a specific situation
The techniques used to link together different parts of the text
A word or phrase placed after a word or phrase to give additional informationNot a pre mod or intensifier
A question ended onto the end of a statement as to look for clarity
A secondary clause within a sentence
A group of words with linked or associated meanings
A character created by the author to act as narratorSweaty Nick
A new word or phraseHastened repair = Quick fix
A secondary plot running alongside the main plot
When the audience can visualise what is being read
A sentence that gives information or makes a statement
A poem of 14 lnes with a rhythm based on Iambic Pentameter
Words that are considered as rude
Uses of speech to make it more powerful, i.e. When a question asked doesn't need an answer
When two or more words share a similar sound, at the beginning of the word(s)
When a word or phrase has more than one possible meaning
Words associated with a particular topic/field
Words that relate specifically to time or placeDeborah's fave

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.