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

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