English Vocab List

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

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