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5 Multiple choice questions

  1. refers to the case when a word has more than one related meaning, for example: foot (part of the body) and foot of the mountain.
  2. these are opposites which are mutually exclusive, e.g. male/female. These are ungradable so can't be used with 'very'.
  3. the relationship between words represented by the formula X is a type of Y, as in a mango is a type of fruit. In this case, mango is a _________ of fruit.
  4. sets of items, using one of which excludes the others in the set, (closed system) eg Monday, Tuesday etc (open-ended) vehicles: cars, bus, lorry, van etc
  5. words that have the same spelling but different pron, e.g. a windy road / a windy night

5 True/False questions

  1. homophoneswords which have different spelling but the same pron, e.g. won / one

          

  2. meronym'finger' is a __________of 'hand' because a finger is part of a hand

          

  3. lexical setrefers to the case when a word has more than one related meaning, for example: foot (part of the body) and foot of the mountain.

          

  4. conversesa form of 'oppositeness', where there is a reciprocal relationship, e.g. buy and sell / lend and borrow

          

  5. metonymy'finger' is a __________of 'hand' because a finger is part of a hand

          

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