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charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
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charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
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sentence / clause / phrase / classifier for phrases or lines of verse
a line of verse / a sentence
example sentence
sentence
(say) a few words
sentence-making
verse / CL:
clause
question (grammar) / interrogative sentence
clause
defective sentence / error (of grammar or logic)
words and sentences
aphorism
famous saying / celebrated phrase
quatrain (poetic form)
clause (grammar)
declarative sentence
simple sentence (grammar)
words / expressions / writing
exclamation / exclamatory phrase
negative sentence
clause (grammar)
musical phrase
affirmative sentence
rhetorical question
to pause at appropriate points in reading aloud unpunctuated writing / to punctuate
compound phrase
inversion (rhetoric device of inverting the word order for heightened effect) / anastrophe
literal / word by word and phrase by phrase
imperative sentence
poetic form consisting of four lines of five syllables, with rhymes on first, second and fourth line
to polish a phrase
couplet
true affirmative (TA)
imperative sentence
conditional clause
subject-predicate sentence / subject-predicate clause
false affirmative
quotation
to speak one minute and be quiet the next
to search for the right word (of poet)
haiku
in a few words (idiom); expressed succinctly
true negative (TN)
incorrect break in reading Chinese, dividing text into clauses at wrong point
false negative
lit. lock the door and search for the right word (idiom); fig. the serious hard work of writing
wh-question (linguistics)
to measure one's words
one-word sentence
object relative clause
center-embedded relative clauses
active conjoined sentence


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