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


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