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vineri, 20 iunie 2014

A little help

Order the steps in the development of modern English, beginning with Indo-European

Indo-European
Germanic
West Germanic
Low German
Old English
Middle English
Modern English

language Jesus spoke

Aramaic

Type the language represented by the abbreviation OF

OF Old French

a Celtic language

Welsh

The Latin word mater means:

mother

Type the language represented by the abbreviation MF

Middle French

Varmint is an example of:

American dialect

The French word sept and the Greek work hepta mean:

seven

English developed from the _________________ language family

Indo-European ~or~ Germanic

Type the language represented by the abbreviation HG

HG High German

The term used for a person who studies and compares languages is a:

linguist

Type the language represented by the abbreviation F

French

A form of language variation which can develop as a result of isolation is called a

dialect

official language of Germany and Austria

High German

Type the language represented by the abbreviation Heb

Hebrew

Type the language represented by the abbreviation Sp

Sp Spanish

includes Greek dialects

Hellenic

Name three of the nine MAIN branches of languages on the Indo-European Family Tree.

Italic
Balto-Slavic
Germanic
Hellenic
Indian
Albanian
Anatolic
Celtic
Iranian

The Celtic and Sanskrit form for three is:

tri

a Slavic language

Russian

Type the language represented by the abbreviation OE

Old English

Type the language represented by the abbreviation Gk

Greek

form of Indo-Iranian family

Sanskrit

Type the language represented by the abbreviation OHG

Old High German

A specialist who studies records of languages and words is called a

philologist

Type the language represented by the abbreviation Du

Dutch

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