AS Terminology Quiz

A quiz on Lexis and Semantics, Written Discourse, Idiolect, Sociolect and Nouns. test your knowledge ! 

What is a Denotation?
A direct definition of the word
1 of 12
What is Connotation?
An associated meaning of the word
2 of 12
What is meant by Semantic Ambiguity?
A word/ phrase that has a dual meaning
3 of 12
What is a Collocation?
Pairs of words that are commonly placed next to each other
4 of 12
In grammatical Cohesion, what is reference?
To use third person to refer to someone in a sentence
5 of 12
What is Anaphoric reference?
Referring back to someone who has already been mentioned
6 of 12
What is Cataphoric reference?
Referring forward to someone who hasn't been introduced yet
7 of 12
What influences idiolect?
Family and friends
8 of 12
Which is an Superlative Adjective?
Evillest
9 of 12
Which is an Comparative adjective?
More lovely
10 of 12
Which list contains, a Polysyllabic, Disyllabic and a Monosyllabic?
Wish, Kitten, Daughter
11 of 12
What is a Dynamic Verb?
Verbs that refer to physical actions
12 of 12

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

What is Connotation?

Back

An associated meaning of the word

Card 3

Front

What is meant by Semantic Ambiguity?

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

What is a Collocation?

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

In grammatical Cohesion, what is reference?

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar English Language & Literature resources:

See all English Language & Literature resources »See all Terminology resources »