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

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