Q-CMN 105 Exam 2 Study Guide

Q-CMN 105 Exam 2 Study Guide - CMN 105 Exam 2 Study Guide...

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CMN 105 Exam 2 Study Guide Language Myths 1. Q: What was the purpose of the book? 2. Q: Why does the usage and meaning of words change? Q: What are some ways in which language changes? 3. Q: Why are some languages accused of “not being good enough”? Q: Author’s response to “languages are not good enough”? 4. Q: What does the author say about the myth of women talking too much? 5. Q: What are the various challenges in learning a new language? Q: What is the most difficult aspect of learning a language? Q: Why does the author say that “some languages are harder than others” is a MYTH? 6. Q: What do the author’s describe as the two competing views regarding the myth that some languages are more attractive to listen to than others? Q: Why is Social Connotations Hypothesis preferred? 7. Q: Who has an accent? What do accents tell us? 8. Q: What is the media blamed for? Q: Author’s response? not invented just for the heck of it, but that they are reflecting on culture change.
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