Spanish - Indo European language family, romance branch. Spoken in: Spain,
Mexico, Colombia and Argentina.
1. one- uno
2. two dos
3. three- tres
4. eye- ojo
5. nose- nariz
7. foot- pie/ pata
8. father- padre
9. mother- madre
10. water- agua
ML 14, 15, 16, 17.
Languages change over time, languages may split into several other daughter
languages. As a result of the family expending we know have language families.
Languages come in contact with one another; as a result new
Any process of language change that affects pronunciation. (Phonic change)
Some changes are environmentally conditioned. Sound change can be sporadic affecting
one or many words. The sound law called the Hyperbolic state that
Languages study guide part one
Largest amount of speakers of a language are in .papua new guineeae mandarin Chinese
is the most spoken language in the world. 850 million.
Languages that are dying out are: Corsican, Occitan, ladin, Scottish, aragonese,
Linguistics 12, 14
Noam Chomsky said a sentence can be syntactically well formed while being
while being ill formed in semantic terms. An example of this is in this sentence by
Chomsky, Colorless green ideas sleep furiousl
Diversity of Languages
Introduction: The History and Development of Yiddish.
Yiddish is a member of the West Germanic language group, of Indo European language
family. Yiddish is made up of different languages such as: Hebrew, Sla