30 terms

Mobile Phones and Communication: Word Classes

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Communication
Noun: interacting with another person or sharing information
Communicate
Verb: to interact with another person or share information
Technology
Noun: a scientifically engineered product such as a mobile phone or robot
Technological
Adjective: describes something which has been engineered using science such as a mobile phone or robot
Interaction
Noun: the act of engaging with or talking to someone
Interactive
Adjective: describes something that people can engage or communicate with
Interact
Verb: to engage or communicate with something or someone
Digital
Adjective: describes something which uses an electronic signal to transmit information
Pervasive
Adjective: describes something which is very common or spreading in popularity
Pervasiveness
Noun: the quality of being widespread or common
Existential
Adjective: related to human existence
Recreation
Noun: an activity that someone does for fun or to relax
Recreational
Adjective: describes an activity that people do for fun or to relax
Regulatory
Adjective: describes something which is designed to keep things regular and within the rules
Regulation
Noun: a rule put in place by someone in authority such as the government
Telecommunications
Noun: systems used to send messages electronically
Ubiquity
Noun: the state of being everywhere at once
Ubiquitous
Adjective: describes something which seems to be everywhere at once
Interpersonal
Adjective: something which involves several people
Connect
Verb: to join two things together (sometimes for the purpose of communication)
Connectivity
Noun: the property of being connected
Generation
Noun: a group of people who live at the same time and are generally of about the same age
Generational
Adjective: describes something related to a generation
Asynchronous
Adjective: describes things which don't happen at the same time
Harass
Verb: to bother or continually annoy someone
Harassment
Noun: the act of tormenting or annoying someone on a regular basis
Abbreviate
Verb: to shorten a word
Abbreviation
Noun: a word which has been shortened
Cyberbully
Noun: a person who bullies others on the Internet
Cyberbullying
Noun: the act of bullying a person on the Internet

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