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

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