Part of Speech Flashcards

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any member of a class of words expressing emotion, distinguished in most languages by their use in grammatical isolation, as Hey! Oh! Ouch! Ugh!
any member of a small class of words found in many languages that are used as replacements or substitutes for nouns and noun phrases, and that have very general reference, as I, you, he, this, who, what. Pronouns are sometimes formally distinguished from
any member of a class of words found in many languages that are used before nouns, pronouns, or other substantives to form phrases functioning as modifiers of verbs, nouns, or adjectives, and that typically express a spatial, temporal, or other relationsh
any member of a small class of words distinguished in many languages by their function as connectors between words, phrases, clauses, or sentences, as and, because, but, however.
any member of a small class of words, or, as in Swedish or Romanian, affixes, found in certain languages, as English, French, and Arabic, that are linked to nouns and that typically have a grammatical function identifying the noun as a noun rather than de
any member of a class of words that are formally distinguished in many languages, as in English by taking the past ending in -ed, that function as the main elements of predicates, that typically express action, state, or a relation between two things, and
any member of a class of words that in many languages are distinguished in form, as partly in English by having comparative and superlative endings, or by functioning as modifiers of nouns, as good, wise, perfect.
any member of a class of words that in many languages are distinguished in form, as partly in English by the ending -ly, or by functioning as modifiers of verbs or clauses, and in some languages, as Latin and English, also as modifiers of adjectives or ot
def. art
secretary of education
Symphony No.5 in c minor
imitates presence of a noun
to deny, dispute, or contradict.
an unintended outcome of cohesion there the desire for agreement takes precedence over critical analysis and discussion.
Listenign barriers: too much information, news etc...story is too long, message is too complex
information overload
Opportunity, back on the Meridiani Planum, took pictures of wispy clouds that look strikingly like cirrus clouds on Earth."This is just a totally spectacular image," said NASA rover scientist Michael Wolff as he presented the first
the practicing and preparing of something
Bethoven was how old when he died
Social distance is
4 feet to 12 feet
External Barriers
situations in the environment that keep you from paying attention to the speaker
ex: a bee flying around, whispering, being cold or hot
An action or sound reinforces spoken language. Saying something loudly for emphasis, often done by accenting.
consumer electronics
what fun little gizmo's from radioshack or perhaps the grown up toy store (home depot)
BANGKOK, Thailand -- The World Health Organization has issued a dramatic warning that bird flu will trigger an international pandemic that could kill up to seven million people.The influenza pandemic could occur anywhere from next week to the
critical thinking
focused, organized thinkg about such things as the logical relationships among ideas and the difference between fact and opinion
physical appearance
impacts your audiences reaction before you speak
the cripness and distinctness of a speaker
Abraham Lincoln
"With malice towars none, with charity for all, with fairness in the right as god gives us to see the right, let us strive to finish this work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds..."
What is the social penetration theory
Pre-relationship, stronger, friend
insensitive style
if you have had previous speaking experience. you tend to be less sensitive to apprehension. Make you moderatly successful
memorable event
nice night out, museum, play, dinner make the memory last forever!
Speaker anxiety
also known as stage fright; anxiety about speaking in public that is manifested in physiological symptoms such as rapid heart beat, butterflies....
A speech or praise to honor someone who is living.
the vocal notes (highs and lows) that a speaker raches while speaking
Maya Angelou
"I know why the caged bird sings"- Metaphor for herself and African Americans. "Wings are clipped and feet are tied" "The caged bird sings of freedom" "On the grave of dreams"
Define active/inactive
Active - Use all verbal and non-verbal prose
Inactive - Use few to no verbal/non-verbal prose
what areas are affected in orientation for TBI kids?
time, person and place
Describe two types of interference
internal - thoughts, own nervousness
external - sounds in the background
what are the stages of listening?
1. sensing
2. interpreting
3. evaluating
4. responding
5. remembering
Sonata allegro form consits of these three main sections
Exposition, developement, and recapitulation
Roles: we are not born with knowledge of what are roles should be, instead culture and society place expectations upon roles
roles are learned
Identifying with the audience
Drawing on something you share with the audience, i.e a common experience
4 Aspects of Feed Forward
1)  To open the channels (opening phrases)
2)  Preview the message
3)  Altercast (place the other person in your role)
4)  Disclaim (Not taking responsiblity for your communication)
when speaking make sure to take into consideration..
1. culture
2. gender
3. technology
What is wrong with this? \"Good study habits and and time management skills are key to a successful college experience\"
uses vague and abstract language
What is a direct object?
A noun or pronoun that tells who or what receives the action of the verb follows a transitive verb
What is an adjective and what does it tell?
A word used to describe a noun or pronoun.
It answers which one, what kind, how many
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