Language Frameworks

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Lexis
Vocab of language. Linked words are known as lexical fields.
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Semantics
How meaning is created through words and phrases. Explicit meaning is clear, implicit meaning is implied/suggested.
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Grammar
System of rules which govern how words and sentences are created. Groups words into classes according to function. Determines how words function together.
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Pragmatics
How social conventions, context, personality and relationships influence language choices.
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Discourse Structure
An extended piece of spoken or written language, made up of more than one utterance (spoken) or sentence (written).
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Graphology
The study of the appearance of writing and its effect. When discussing, describe and analyse features like typeface, positioning of text and the relationship between text and images.
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Phonology
Study of sounds in English- how they're produced and combined to make words. Includes Non-Verbal Aspects of Speech (NVAS) or prosody - spoken features like pace, stress, rhythm and intonation.
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How meaning is created through words and phrases. Explicit meaning is clear, implicit meaning is implied/suggested.

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Semantics

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System of rules which govern how words and sentences are created. Groups words into classes according to function. Determines how words function together.

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How social conventions, context, personality and relationships influence language choices.

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An extended piece of spoken or written language, made up of more than one utterance (spoken) or sentence (written).

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