6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- words which have different spelling but the same pron, e.g. won / one
- a word that has the same or very similar meaning to another word.
- A word which is more generic than a given word or words. For example: transport is the ___________ of train, bus, taxi, tram, etc...
- 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.
- Words that are written and pronounced the same, but have a different meaning, for example: bat (the animal) & bat ( the thing you use in cricket).
- a group of related words (which are co-hyponyms - Thornbury), e.g. doctor, dentist, accountant
5 True/False questions
metonymy → The attribute or aspect of the whole replaces the whole eg The doctor went to see the APPENDIX in bed three.
Polysemy → 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.
complementaries → these are opposites which are mutually exclusive, e.g. male/female. These are ungradable so can't be used with 'very'.
colligation → the grammatical constructions a word likes to appear in or with
textual colligation → the position in a text a word likes to appear in