Lexis

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  • PAPER 1 - SECTION A, LEXIS AND SYNTAX
  • 8
    • How many word classes are there?
      • What are they?
        • verbs
        • Prepositions
        • nouns
        • adjectives
        • determiners
        • conjunctions
        • adverbs
        • pronouns
      • LEXIS
  • VERBS
    • How many types of verbs are there?
      • 5
        • what are they?
          • material
            • Physical actions
          • auxillary
            • to be
            • to do
          • mental
            • what people think
          • modal
            • likelihood of something happening
          • relational
            • mental states and sences
  • Regular Verbs
    • When the tense changes, the word doesn't
  • Irregular verbs
    • when the tense changes, so does the word
  • LEXICAL CONNECTORS
    • How many types are there?
      • 6
        • what are they?
          • summative
            • conclude something
          • consequence
          • enumeration
            • list things
          • temporal
            • time
          • addition
            • add to what your saying
          • comparative
            • compare things
  • (CONNECTIVES)
  • PRONOUNS
    • How many types are there?
      • 5
        • What are they?
          • demonstrative
            • talk about which thing or things are being talked about
          • reflexive
            • end in:
              • - self
              • - selves
          • possessive
          • indefinite
            • not specific
          • interrogative
            • ask questions about nouns
  • F or
    • CONJUNCTIONS
      • A nd
      • N or
      • B ut
      • O r
      • Y et
      • S o
  • ADJECTIVES
    • How many types are there?
      • 5
        • what are they?
          • evaluate
            • offer personal opinion
          • superalitive
            • biggest, worse
          • comparitive
            • bigger, worse
          • complements
            • when adjective comes after noun (compliment/ describe noun)
  • NOUNS
    • How many types are there?
      • 3
        • what are they?
          • proper
            • Names
          • abstract
            • concepts/emotions
          • concrete
            • use 5 senses, a thing
  • DETERMINERS
    • How many types are there?
      • 5
        • what are they?
          • articles
            • used before a noun
          • quantifiers
            • used to show how much or how many (general, not specific)
          • numerals
            • used to show how many (specific numbers)
          • demonstrative
            • used to show distance
          • possesive
            • used to show who or what owns something
  • what are they?
    • ADVERBS
    • 'LY' words
  • What are they?
    • 'anywhere a squirrel can go'
    • PREPOSITIONS

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