AS Terminology

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1. A branch of linguistics concerned with the study of characteristic choices in use of language made by different individuals or social groups in different situations of use

  • Stylistics
  • Prosodics
  • Received pronounciation
  • Lexical field
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2. A word whose meaning is included in that of another word

  • Prosodics
  • Hyponym
  • Semantics
  • Hypernym

3. The use of such inoffensive words or phrases

  • Euphemism
  • Dysphemism
  • Hypernym
  • Hyponym

4. A grouping together of things in a certain order, as of the words in a sentence

  • Collocation
  • Dysphemism
  • Conotation
  • Denotation

5. An association or idea suggested by a word or phrase

  • Connotation
  • Euphemism
  • Collocation
  • Denotation

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