Origins Of Terms II

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Origins Of Terms II

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From which of these languages did the English word "law" come?

Old Norse

Old French

Greek

Lati

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  • 1. 
    From which of these languages did the English word "law" come?
    • A. 

      Old Norse

    • B. 

      Old French

    • C. 

      Greek

    • D. 

      Latin

  • 2. 
    From which of these languages did the English word "dollar" come?
    • A. 

      Old Norse

    • B. 

      French

    • C. 

      German

    • D. 

      Latin

  • 3. 
    From which of these languages did the English word "equity" come?
    • A. 

      German

    • B. 

      Old Norse

    • C. 

      Chinese

    • D. 

      Latin

  • 4. 
    To which person has the first use of the English word "gobbledygook" been credited?
    • A. 

      William Shakespeare

    • B. 

      Noah Webster

    • C. 

      Maury Maverick

    • D. 

      Bryan Garner