Flashcards in Academic vocab Deck (23):
to mention in support, proof, or confirmation
the set of circumstances or facts that surround a particular events situation
language that contains or uses figures of speech
the conversation between characters in a novel,drama,ect
.vocal sound; that made by vibrating muscular bands in the larynx.
a distinctive emotional quality or character.
a restatement of a text or passage giving the meaning in another form as for clearness.
to add details
a subject of discourse,discussion,meditation,or composition.
dominant impression or the universal, generic truth found in the story.
an act or instance of judging
to assert and demand the recognition of (a right ,title ,possession.)
a subject for a composition or a essay.
to communicate ;impart ; make known
many languages that are used as replacement or substitutes for nouns and noun phrases
something suggested or implied by a word or thing
the explicit or direct meaning or set of meanings of a word or expression, as distinguished from the ideas or meanings associated with it or suggested by it; the association or set of associations that a word usually elicits for most speakers of a language, as distinguished from those elicited for any individual speaker because of personal experience.
being exactly that and neither more nor less:
Nouns are often described as referring to persons, places, things, states, or qualities, and the word noun is itself often used as an attributive modifier
any member of a class of words that function as the main elements of predicates, that typically express action, state, or a relation between two things, and that may be inflected for tense, aspect, voice, mood, and to show agreement with their subject or object.
Grammar. any member of a class of words that modify nouns and pronouns, primarily by describing
descibires a verb