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147 Cards in this Set

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Allegory

Saying one thing but meaning another, an extended metaphor or secondary hidden meaning

Pragmatics

Underlying meaning

Paralinguistic features

Non verbal features of speech

Asydeton

Omission of conjunction in a list

Monorhyme

All lines rhyme (aaaaa)

Triadic structure

Rule of 3

Polysyndeton

Multiple conjunctions

Amelioration

Meaning lessons over time

Pejoration

Meaning strengthens over time

Tag questions

On the end

Ellsion

Missing letters or sounds

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Interrogative

Questioning

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Topic management

Who controls the conversation

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Topic management

Who controls the conversation

False starts

Stopping to start again

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Topic management

Who controls the conversation

False starts

Stopping to start again

Personification

Giving things like trees human features

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Topic management

Who controls the conversation

False starts

Stopping to start again

Personification

Giving things like trees human features

Semantic field

Like builder talk

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Backformation

Like pornography into porn

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Topic management

Who controls the conversation

False starts

Stopping to start again

Personification

Giving things like trees human features

Semantic field

Like builder talk

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Backformation

Like pornography into porn

Colloquial

Not formal

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Topic management

Who controls the conversation

False starts

Stopping to start again

Personification

Giving things like trees human features

Semantic field

Like builder talk

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Backformation

Like pornography into porn

Colloquial

Not formal

Adjacency pairs

Words that go together

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Topic management

Who controls the conversation

False starts

Stopping to start again

Personification

Giving things like trees human features

Semantic field

Like builder talk

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Backformation

Like pornography into porn

Colloquial

Not formal

Adjacency pairs

Words that go together

Tenor

Relationship between the text and the reader

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Topic management

Who controls the conversation

False starts

Stopping to start again

Personification

Giving things like trees human features

Semantic field

Like builder talk

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Backformation

Like pornography into porn

Colloquial

Not formal

Adjacency pairs

Words that go together

Tenor

Relationship between the text and the reader

Hyperbole

Exaggeration

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Topic management

Who controls the conversation

False starts

Stopping to start again

Personification

Giving things like trees human features

Semantic field

Like builder talk

Hybrid

Written and spoken language mixed

Backformation

Like pornography into porn

Colloquial

Not formal

Adjacency pairs

Words that go together

Tenor

Relationship between the text and the reader

Hyperbole

Exaggeration

Active tense

Action acting on object

Interrogative

Questioning

Fillers

Erm, er, urm

Declarative

Declaring...

Imperative

Commanding

Sociolect, idiolect

Types of language

Topic management

Who controls the conversation

False starts

Stopping to start again

Personification

Giving things like trees human features

Semantic field

Like builder talk