Quiz 3 answers 200

Quiz 3 answers 200 - LIN200 quiz for Tuesday April 28, 2009...

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1 LIN200 quiz for Tuesday April 28, 2009 ****----- ANSWER KEY----***** 1.People in what territory are born US citizens? a. Central America b. Dominican Republic c. Puerto Rico d. Cuba e. None of the above 2.Spanish is considered a “Pro-drop” language. What does this mean? a. Professionals do not speak it at work in the US, for fear of racism. b. Subjects in sentences can be dropped (not pronounced). c. The tone and intonation of Spanish is complex compared to other languages. d. Adjectives usually follow the noun in Spanish. 3.How is a Castillian Spanish speaker most likely to pronounce the city name “Zaragoza”? a. /saragosa/ b. / Ɵ arago Ɵ a/ c. /zaragoza/ 4.In which variety of Spanish are you most likely to hear aspiration of /s/ at the end of a word? (for ex., /s/ pronounced like /h/ as in /estoh ʧ ikoh/ ) for estos chicos ‘these boys’ ? a. Carribean Spanish b. Andalusian Spanish c. Castillian Spanish d. Argentinian/Uruguayan Spanish 5. What’s the main reason generative linguistics cares if languages die?
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