English Language Key Terms

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A group of people with shared interests and belief systems who are likely to respond to texts in similar ways
Discourse Community
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A group of words that act like a verb
Verb phrase
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A group of words that act like a noun
Noun phrase
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A modifier used to compare more than 2 instances
Superlative
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The use of the sound system to mirror form or meaning
Sound iconicity
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Language of a particular field
Discourse
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Organisation of language
Grammar
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Study of implicit meanings
Pragmatics
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A group of words that act like a verb

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Verb phrase

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A group of words that act like a noun

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A modifier used to compare more than 2 instances

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The use of the sound system to mirror form or meaning

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