English language terminology (AO1) quiz!

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1. How does dialect differ from Standard English?

  • Depends on region only
  • By lexis and grammatical variation
  • By lexis
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2. What is a diphthong?

  • A plosive sound made in the mouth by combining a consonant sound
  • A vowel sound that is made by combining two separate sounds
  • A linguistic study

3. Which is an example of a figurative language device?

  • Hyperbole
  • Short sentences
  • Repetition

4. What is accent?

  • How we speak
  • How we speak depending on region
  • The words we say depending on region

5. What is deixis?

  • Context-bound words
  • Context free words
  • Restricted words


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