It's a worksheet to help students learn the elements of the Linguistic Rank Scale - they cut out the definition and stick them in the right place on the worksheet. A simple starter.
Display for MFL departments/classrooms showing celebrities, their names, what they're famous for and flags to represent the languages they speak. (LY)
Lang/Lit courses are often quite vague on which devices and approaches should be explored, and students always want a clear list of what they need to learn. I have pared back the amount of approaches and devices for my groups to allow them maximum depth of understanding, as opposed to feature-spotting with too broad a palette. This list is not extensive, but suitable for candidates studying Language and Literature combined courses of all abilities. Used for OCR, but would work for all boards.
A-Level English Language - Linguistic Representation PowerPoint Useful for those studying AQA as linguistic features is covered on the exam in the textual variations and representations section. The revision material includes slides on all of the following with lots of examples: Linguistic terms Nouns Adjectives Adverbs Pronouns Sentence Type Clauses Adjuncts Analysis Morphology Mod Graphology Deviant Spelling
30+ page booklet which gives a brief overview of: • Lexis • Syntax • Grammar • Semantics • Pragmatics • Cohesion • Morphology • Phonology • Graphology Includes some activities and a glossary to be completed by the student.
Linguistics is the systematic study of human language. Superficially, there's huge variation among the world&'s languages, and linguists not only describe the diverse characteristics of individual languages but also explore properties which all languages share and which offer insight into the human mind.
A powerpoint containing activities and games to meet the following objectives: To identify what is meant by stress, intonation and tone of voice. To understand how stress and intonation can change the meaning of a sentence. Used this successfully with a group of children with language difficulties and / or autism to help them understand and improve their use of stress, intonation and tone of voice. Could also be used for GCSE English modules on spoken language.
A detailed lesson to the concept of 'Textual Analysis'. Follows on from the study of language levels and focuses on the mode, genre and pragmatics of English articles. A clear lesson with accessible activities included. Progress of the lesson follows Bloom's Taxonomy of skills, culminating in self-evaluation. Geared towards AQA 2015 specification but can be used for any examination board.
A lesson that practices linguistic methodology for Year 12s and 13s with a Christmas twist - possibly a nice idea for that difficult last lesson of term!
Targeted at developing KS4 and A-Level pupils' clarity of analysis and explanations of language, this comprehensive resource demonstrates how teachers can educate students about how language reflects gender, occupation and social class. In teaching pupils the sociolinguistic perspectives, pupils are more capable to analyse and explain how literary writer's such as Shakespeare and Dickens use language in order to reinforce stereotypes and create characterisation, relationships and plot progression.
Part of a dissertation about linguistic competencies in learning foreign languages,
Use this story and questions to practice basic reading comprehension, vocabulary, and following directions. Visual supports used throughout. Answer key and data collection sheet included.
A revision guide for all 10 anthology pieces including a linguistic devices help sheet. There is a mind map for each extract based on the PEE principles.
A worksheet lesson based on honing skills required for English Language Paper 1 Question 5
A comprehensive terminology glossary that covers context, literary devices, poetry, drama, structure, sentence structure, lexical analysis, phonology and typography.
This presentation covers a range of topics including language development, connotation, denotation, semantics, language and gender, language and race. It ends up focusing on how words can make such a difference through the meanings we apply to them based on context and culture.
A table of literary and linguistic devices to help GCSE students with terminology required for AO2: To be able to Explain, comment on and analyse how writers use language and structure to achieve effects and influence readers, using relevant subject terminology to support your views
An extensive list of the literary and linguistic techniques which are so often used for GCSE and A Level English courses.
An alphabetical guide to linguistic terminology.
This worksheet provides a number of exercises designed to give students the opportunity to practise using linguistic devices to make their writing more interesting. The exercises are short and can be used as an extension for those who have finished their work.
A glossary of linguistic terminology