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A simple quiz to test your basic knowledge of linguistics which involves, morphology, syntax, phonology, semantics, grammar, vocabulary, dialects and more!

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 2502   |  Last updated: Aug 6, 2018
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    What are the most basic units of meaning?

This is a quiz for a Secondary Education class at California State University in Northridge.

Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 456   |  Last updated: Oct 26, 2018
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    French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and Romanian

  Welcome to a brief test on Linguistics. This quiz is not only for BSED majoring in English but also to everyone, especially YOU!... It contains different questions about the study of language, phonemes, and theory of...

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 395   |  Last updated: Aug 19, 2019
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    What is the study of languages?

Test yourself with this quiz on a random selection of linguistics terminology

Questions: 12  |  Attempts: 135   |  Last updated: Jan 2, 2013
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    What is nominalization?

A quiz on chapters 1 and 2

Questions: 4  |  Attempts: 121   |  Last updated: Jan 22, 2013
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    The area of the brain responsible for language production is called Broca's Area




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Linguistics Questions & Answers


What are the most basic units of meaning?
The answer is C. A phoneme is the basic unit of sound, whereas a morpheme is the basic unit of meaning. In any dialect or language, a phoneme is the smallest sound used to provide meaningful differences between words and speech. Phonemes are a group
What is an antonym?
The right answer is The word of opposite meaning. kindly do correction
What is the study of language and languages called?
Linguistic is the study of language
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