Analyzing texts – Vocabulary – N – Z

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N
naive
narrative
non-literary
novelist
O
objection
objective
obvious / evident
of inferior quality
on the whole / all in all
to open the reader's eyes to
to oppose
to have a ... opinion of / about
a favourable opinion of / about
a good opinion of / about
high opinion of / about
a positive opinion of / about
order
P
parody
passage
personal opinion
to mention / indicate the place
point of view
to point out
pompous
to pose a problem
to praise
to hold/have a prejudice against
to propose
to prove sth.
to publish
Q
to quote
R
rash
to react / to respond
to recommend
to recognize
reflexions
reproach
to resign herself/himself with the idea of
to result from
rhyme scheme
rhyming couple
to play a secondary role
rough conduct
runs from line ... to line
S
sarcasm
satire
secondary
selfishness
shortness
to show / to reveal
social background/milieu
source
speaks in the first person
stage
to state
to state clearly
state of mind
strange
to study sth.
to substantive
to suggest
to suggest / to propose
superficial
superior
superiority
suspense
T
to take sb's part
to take sth. into consideration
title
typical traits (of)
U
unbelievable
understanding
unfounded
to underline / is given prominence
unreal / imaginary
unstressed / unaccented
V
to verify
vivid
W
weak arguments
... is well-founded
what matters is

Ulrike Schroedter contributed to the list. Thanks to Guilia and Lea


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