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

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