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Glossary

Word Definition
as well as just as (archaic)
bell tolls funeral bell
clod a lump of clay
composers The creators of texts ( eg writers / directors/web designers / speeehcwriter etc)
context the personal social historical and cultural conditions in which texts are responded to and composed
didactic a text or action that has the purpose of teaching
epigram a short saying that is stated in a witty way to make an impact
implied addressee the audience that the composer of a text has in mind when creating the work
microform a short, compact text
persona a first person voice of a character in a text adopted by an author
perspectives a belief or attitude about a topic
production Context of production refers to the period, culture and conditions in which a text is composed
reception Context of reception refers to the period, culture and conditions in which a text is read, listended to or viewed.
responders The reader viewer or listener who draws meaning from a text
texts Texts are compositions of words, images, gestures, sounds or all combined that convey meaning
thine own your own

Last update: 18th January 2019