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26 terms
English AMP
What is the narrator proposing?
What is the problem he proposes to sol…
Who will his proposal specifically aff…
Give 2 specific groups that would bene…
The narrator is proposing to sell and eat the children of ire…
He proposes to solve the problem of poverty and starvation fo…
Children who are one year old will be affected.
1. The rich will have a new dish to try.... 2. The poor will sav…
What is the narrator proposing?
The narrator is proposing to sell and eat the children of ire…
What is the problem he proposes to sol…
He proposes to solve the problem of poverty and starvation fo…
61 terms
AMP NEW VOCAB ENGLISH
Deft
Dearth
Masticate
Commodious
dexterous;skillful
scarcity;lack
to chew
spacious;roomy;capacious
Deft
dexterous;skillful
Dearth
scarcity;lack
61 terms
AMP NEW VOCAB ENGLISH
Deft
Dearth
Masticate
Commodious
dexterous;skillful
scarcity;lack
to chew
spacious;roomy;capacious
Deft
dexterous;skillful
Dearth
scarcity;lack
16 terms
TPOE TTWCML and AMP Vocab English 10
Infatuated
Rapt
Negotiable
Degraded
Intensely fond
Fully absorbed; entranced
Able to be bargained with
Corrupted, depraved
Infatuated
Intensely fond
Rapt
Fully absorbed; entranced
14 terms
Figurative Language for English Language Learners
simile
personification
metaphor
onomatopoeia
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
A nonhuman subject is given human characteristics
A comparison of two unlike things
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
personification
A nonhuman subject is given human characteristics
25 terms
The English Language
languages
present
unlike
proud
שפות
עכשיו
לא כמו
גאה
languages
שפות
present
עכשיו
20 terms
English Language
Noun
Pronoun
Proper Noun
Verb
Names a person, place, thing, or idea
Replaces a person, place, thing, or idea
An important person, place, thing, or idea
An action
Noun
Names a person, place, thing, or idea
Pronoun
Replaces a person, place, thing, or idea
10 terms
The English Language
gain
widespread
a field
vary
oppnå
utbredt
et område
variere
gain
oppnå
widespread
utbredt
23 terms
English Language
different types of literature... short st…
a series of related events that make u…
background information the author give…
The time and place
Genres
Plot
Exposition
Setting
different types of literature... short st…
Genres
a series of related events that make u…
Plot
English Language
Pronouns
Synonyms
Antonyms
Homonym
This is a word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the sam…
A word opposite in meaning to another
This is a word that is said or spelled the same way as anothe…
Pronouns
Synonyms
This is a word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the sam…
14 terms
English language
rhetorical question
imperative
adverb
abstract noun
a question that does not require an answer
a word that gives advice or instructions or that expresses a…
the part of speech that is used to add detail to a verb
a noun such as courage or freedom that names an idea event qu…
rhetorical question
a question that does not require an answer
imperative
a word that gives advice or instructions or that expresses a…
255 terms
English language
Labov
John Ayto's oxford dictionary
James orr - daily telegraph piece
The national geographic
focused on dialectology in Martha's vineyard, an island which…
It is a book of rhyming slang - thought to have originated to…
2,000 adults including half from the capital, found the world…
cockney rhyming slang made a stunning comeback spreading beyo…
Labov
focused on dialectology in Martha's vineyard, an island which…
John Ayto's oxford dictionary
It is a book of rhyming slang - thought to have originated to…
20 terms
English Language
Chronic
Synchronize
Chronicle
Chronological
Continuing a long time or recurring frequently
To cause to indicate the same time, as one timepiece with ano…
a record of events in order of time; a history
arranged in order of time
Chronic
Continuing a long time or recurring frequently
Synchronize
To cause to indicate the same time, as one timepiece with ano…
36 terms
English Language
Phonology
Morphology
Lexicology
Syntax
Study of sound systems in language
Study of word structure
Study of words
Sentence types/sentence structure
Phonology
Study of sound systems in language
Morphology
Study of word structure
47 terms
The English Language
borrow
conquest
present
mixture
להשאיל
כיבוש
עכשיו, הווה
תערובת
borrow
להשאיל
conquest
כיבוש
32 terms
English Language: Language and Occupation
Restricted Lexis
Inferential Framework
Discourse community
phatic communication
Language that is specific to a career
basic values that are commonly understood
people who speak the same way
small talk
Restricted Lexis
Language that is specific to a career
Inferential Framework
basic values that are commonly understood
10 terms
English language- History of language
Viking period (400-1150)
French reign (1066)
The Caxton printing press (1476)
The Grammarians (1551- )
They used a lot of old Norse words and introduced them into t…
It's thought that they introduced 1000 words into the English…
This printing press helped standarise language in publishing…
This period helped introduce punctuation and grammar to the E…
Viking period (400-1150)
They used a lot of old Norse words and introduced them into t…
French reign (1066)
It's thought that they introduced 1000 words into the English…
16 terms
English 10 - Semester 1 Final Review: Garritty (Perceval/DQ/AMP)
What is the symbolism behind the Castl…
What is the symbolism behind the Grail…
What is parody?
Who was Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra?
It serves as a shelter for Perceval when he has no place left…
It is the sole purpose of Perceval's request and all things h…
A comic or satirical imitation of a particular literary work,…
The author of Don Quixote. Dead.
What is the symbolism behind the Castl…
It serves as a shelter for Perceval when he has no place left…
What is the symbolism behind the Grail…
It is the sole purpose of Perceval's request and all things h…
17 terms
English and Language
anachronism
dissuade
bibliophile
extemporaneous
Something out of place in time or history
to persuade not to do.
a lover of books
impromptu; done without advance preparation
anachronism
Something out of place in time or history
dissuade
to persuade not to do.
36 terms
IB English Language - Stories
plot
introduction
rising action
climax
The events of the story or the series of actions that make up…
The reader meets the characters and discovers the setting. Re…
Builds up the story (the longest part)— a series of steps tha…
Here, the reader finds out what happens to the conflict, or h…
plot
The events of the story or the series of actions that make up…
introduction
The reader meets the characters and discovers the setting. Re…
English Language
I clean my shoes everyday
Do I clean my shoes everyday
Ido not clean my shoes everyday
She plays tennis twice a weak
affirmative form
interrogative form
negative form
affirmative form
I clean my shoes everyday
affirmative form
Do I clean my shoes everyday
interrogative form
550 terms
ENGLISH LANGUAGE
I
a
an
man
je
un, une
un, une
homme
I
je
a
un, une
6 terms
English language
eat
warm
make
get
їсти
Тепло
Производить, делать
Получать
eat
їсти
warm
Тепло
8 terms
English Language
Syllable
Connected speech
Phoneme
Phonemic symbols
A part of a word that usually contains a vowel sound, eg pen…
Spoken language in which the words join to form a connected s…
The smallest sound unit which can make a difference to meanin…
The characters we use which represent the different sounds or…
Syllable
A part of a word that usually contains a vowel sound, eg pen…
Connected speech
Spoken language in which the words join to form a connected s…
19 terms
English language
Interpret
Opinion
Language for emotive effect
Connotation
Explain the meaning of something in your own words, showing y…
A view or judgement not necessarily based on fact or knowledge.
Words and phrases that are deliberately used to provoke an em…
An idea or feeling suggested in the addition to the main mean…
Interpret
Explain the meaning of something in your own words, showing y…
Opinion
A view or judgement not necessarily based on fact or knowledge.
12 terms
English Language Terms
Metaphor
Simile
Verb
Adverb
A comparison not using like or as
A comparison using "like" or "as"
An action word
A word that describes a verb
Metaphor
A comparison not using like or as
Simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
17 terms
English language
Orthographical features
Triadic structure
Clause level analysis and positioning
Ellipsis
How a text looks/ how the words look.
This is when there are three things listed in a row. ... e.g. I…
For what purpose was a clause positioned the way it was.
Missing out words through the means of lexicons or punctuatio…
Orthographical features
How a text looks/ how the words look.
Triadic structure
This is when there are three things listed in a row. ... e.g. I…
115 terms
English language
turquoise
permeate
Pareidolia
deceive
1. A greenish-blue colour,... 2. A semi-precious stone, typicall…
to penetrate... To spread throughout... ex: Under the Emperor Const…
1. tendency to perceive meaningful images in meaningless visu…
delude... beguile... hoodwink... dupe... mislead... v. To mislead by or as b…
turquoise
1. A greenish-blue colour,... 2. A semi-precious stone, typicall…
permeate
to penetrate... To spread throughout... ex: Under the Emperor Const…
40 terms
German words in the English language
angst
pretzel
waltz
verboten
(n) strong anxiety, and unhappiness; a feeling of dread. I fe…
A thin roll of dough, salted on he outside, baked in the form…
A type of dance in 3/4 time popularized in, and around Vienna…
(Adjective) forbidden, prohibited
angst
(n) strong anxiety, and unhappiness; a feeling of dread. I fe…
pretzel
A thin roll of dough, salted on he outside, baked in the form…
83 terms
Language Arts English language Glossary
Personification
Antithesis
Oxymoron
Sarcasm
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
the presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
From the Greek for "pointedly foolish," ___ is a figure of sp…
from the Greek meaning "to tear flesh," ______ is meant to hu…
Personification
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
Antithesis
the presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
73 terms
English language
turquoise
permeate
Pareidolia
deceive
1. A greenish-blue colour,... 2. A semi-precious stone, typicall…
to penetrate... To spread throughout... ex: Under the Emperor Const…
1. tendency to perceive meaningful images in meaningless visu…
delude... beguile... hoodwink... dupe... mislead... v. To mislead by or as b…
turquoise
1. A greenish-blue colour,... 2. A semi-precious stone, typicall…
permeate
to penetrate... To spread throughout... ex: Under the Emperor Const…
42 terms
English language- language change
Semantic shift
Amelioration
Pejoration
Broadening
How the meaning of words change
The meaning of a word becoming more positive over time
The meaning of a word becoming more negative over time
The meaning of a word becomes broader over time
Semantic shift
How the meaning of words change
Amelioration
The meaning of a word becoming more positive over time
36 terms
English and Language
homograph
homophone
parentheses
adjective
words spelled the same but that have different meaning... bat- a…
words pronounced the same but that have different meaning... ate…
punctuation marks that set off explanatoy material within text
word or phrase that describes or modifies a noun... the BRAWNY l…
homograph
words spelled the same but that have different meaning... bat- a…
homophone
words pronounced the same but that have different meaning... ate…
20 terms
English Language
Retribution
Afflict
Subside
Bizarre
Punishment inflicted on someone as vengeance for a wrong or c…
Cause pain or suffering to affect or trouble
Become less intense, violent, or severe
Very strange or unusual, especially so as to cause
Retribution
Punishment inflicted on someone as vengeance for a wrong or c…
Afflict
Cause pain or suffering to affect or trouble
13 terms
English Language
Coherence
Cohesion
Clause
Independent Clause
The semantic connections that exist within a text to make it…
The linguistic connections and ties that exist between the wo…
A clause must contain a subject (the person or thing doing th…
Such clauses expresses a complete thought so they can stand a…
Coherence
The semantic connections that exist within a text to make it…
Cohesion
The linguistic connections and ties that exist between the wo…
English language
abstract noun
adverb
collective noun
common noun
a noun denoting an idea, quality, or state rather than a conc…
a word, phrase or clause that modifies the meaning of a verb,…
a noun referring to a group eg. staff,band,group
a noun denoting a class of objects or a concept as opposed to…
abstract noun
a noun denoting an idea, quality, or state rather than a conc…
adverb
a word, phrase or clause that modifies the meaning of a verb,…
99 terms
English language
Archaic
Colloquial
Elevated
Synonyms
Old fashion
Informal
Posh/formal
Alternate word
Archaic
Old fashion
Colloquial
Informal
32 terms
English GCSE Language Devices (Words)
Adjectives
Adverb
Alliteration
Dialogue
A word that describes a noun
A word that describes an action of a verb
A group of words that begin with the same letter or a sound
A conversation between two or more people
Adjectives
A word that describes a noun
Adverb
A word that describes an action of a verb
17 terms
English language
Verb
Progressive verb
Adverb
Noun
Doing word
Ends 'ing'
Describes the verb (usually ends 'ly')
Object (place or person etc.)
Verb
Doing word
Progressive verb
Ends 'ing'
60 terms
English Language
Phoneme
Phonetics
Phonology
Morphology
The distinctive sound units in a language. There are 44 phone…
The study of spoken sounds
The study of a sound system of a particular language
The study of the internal structure of words and their format…
Phoneme
The distinctive sound units in a language. There are 44 phone…
Phonetics
The study of spoken sounds
60 terms
English Language
Features of connected speech
Denotation
Semantics
Hyponym
Assimation... Elision... Liasion... Reduction
The literal meaning of a word
The meanings of words and how they are constructed
Word of specific meaning (eg. fruit, meat)
Features of connected speech
Assimation... Elision... Liasion... Reduction
Denotation
The literal meaning of a word
37 terms
English Language
Dialect
Accent
Convergence
Divergence
The lexis used
The way in which the way dialect is spoken
Two people moving towards each other in terms of dialect
Two people moving away from each other in terms of dialect
Dialect
The lexis used
Accent
The way in which the way dialect is spoken
39 terms
English Language
Digression
Colloquialism
Dialect
Socio- economic status
When you go off the subject
Everyday phrases
Form of language with different features of vocabulary, gramm…
class
Digression
When you go off the subject
Colloquialism
Everyday phrases
83 terms
English language
Functions of language
Syntax
Morphology
Semantics
To realte socailly, to communicate and to express feelings
The study of how words form sentences
The study of word formation
The study of meaning in language
Functions of language
To realte socailly, to communicate and to express feelings
Syntax
The study of how words form sentences
91 terms
English language
Metalanguage
Phonology
Pragmatics
Lexis
Language used to describe language.
The sound of language.
How meaning is conveyed by a word or sentence depends on the…
The vocabulary of a language.
Metalanguage
Language used to describe language.
Phonology
The sound of language.
17 terms
English Language
Slang
Word Addition
Acronym
Initialism
Colloquial Language e.g G'Day
How words are born
an abbreviation formed from the initial letters of other word…
A term formed from the initial letter or letters of several p…
Slang
Colloquial Language e.g G'Day
Word Addition
How words are born
119 terms
English Language
Pronouns
Articles
Interjection
Auxiliary Verbs
Replace a noun (he/she/it/they)
Introduces a noun (the/a/an)
Huh? Yeah? Wow!
Helping words (be, do, have), verb that supports the main ver…
Pronouns
Replace a noun (he/she/it/they)
Articles
Introduces a noun (the/a/an)
9 terms
English Language
Lexi
Denotation
Connotation
Semantic
Word.
Literal meaning of a word.
Emotional meaning of a word.
Denotative and connotative meaning of words.
Lexi
Word.
Denotation
Literal meaning of a word.
30 terms
english language
antithasis
interrogatives
allusion
ellision
opposite
words used in a question 'what' or 'how'
reference to other writers
putting two words together 'you're'
antithasis
opposite
interrogatives
words used in a question 'what' or 'how'
10 terms
The History of the English Language
Old English
Anglo-Saxon
Middle English
1066
What is another name for the Anglo-Saxon language?
In what language was Beowulf written?
Author Geoffrey Chaucer (c. 1343 - 1400), who wrote "The Cant…
What year was the Norman Invasion of England?
Old English
What is another name for the Anglo-Saxon language?
Anglo-Saxon
In what language was Beowulf written?
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