Lexical Features

Lexical Field?
A group of words with associated meanings and uses.
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Semantic Field?
A set of words grouped that refer to a specific subject.
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Denotation?
The dictionary definition of a word.
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Connotation?
Cultural/emotional associations with a word.
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Hypernyms?
Refer to a large category of words. For example: 'colour'.
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Hyponyms?
A word that is linked in meaning to another word. The smaller
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Card 2

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Semantic Field?

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A set of words grouped that refer to a specific subject.

Card 3

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Denotation?

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Card 4

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Connotation?

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Card 5

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Hypernyms?

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