English Vocab List

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

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