table, chair, apple
words that are polysyllabic and formal, example. investigate
The rain fell heavy
-make a statement
putting certain details at the start of sentences
The dork barked
The dog barked and waged its tail- but the dog was ignored.
nations, differences, people, harmony
different types of nouns:
name some linguistic features
- pronoun patterns
- nouns (concrete/abstract)
- passive words/ active words
- semantic field
under, by, near
part of a sentence that doesnt make sense on its own.
all knowing writer
how the text is constructed, organised, orgered
- chronological, sequential
4 types of Sentence functions?
What is register?
The formality of a text
Is it raining?
- ask a question
6 rethorical devices found in speeches?
- repetition for effect
- rethorical questions
- inclusive usage
- emotive language
What makes the register very formal?
Use of complex sentences, latinate words and abstract nouns.
I, you, he-she-it, we you they
fancy word for vocabullary?
The dog barked because she was hungry
What makes the register colloquial?
use of short, simple sentences, monosyllabic words, and concrete nouns.
overall text, text type, its shape and nature
(pampjelt, magazine, article, newspaper, sonnet)
name a few examples of a register
How heavy the rain is!
- express suprise, shock, strenght of feeling and so on
what are 4 main types of sentences?
Shut all the windows!
- give an order or command
part of a sentence that makes sense on its own
Context Audience Purpose
I, you, we
Oh no, our table!
xxxx xxxxx dark, xxx xxxx xxx quiet,
xxxx xxxx xx bloody, xxxx xxxx xx
bone-sharp, xxxx xxxx xxx xx hallow
word classes are
how we organise words into different types