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2. What is it called when two words are connected with a hyphen?

  • Clipping.
  • Compound Words.
  • Portmanteau.
  • Pastiche.

3. What is a word with 2/+ more syllables called?

  • Polysyllabic lexis.
  • Monosyllabic lexis.

4. What is it called when something is explained in the manner of somthing else?

  • Analogy.
  • Metaphor.
  • Allusion.
  • Semantic.
  • Acronym.

5. What is an adjacency pair?

  • Two words that are spelt different, yet sound exactly the same.
  • When two speakers say the same thing at the same time.
  • A response which depends on and results from the previous utterance.
  • An organised and co-ordinated manner in the way in which the speakers speak.


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