English Vocab List

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

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