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2. Which of the following is the term used to describe the process of semantic shift in which a word develops more negative connotations over time?

  • Backformation
  • Pejoration
  • Amelioration
  • Weakening

3. What is the term used to describe a word from a foreign language that becomes part of the English Language?

  • Acronym
  • Eponym
  • Borrowing
  • Backformation

4. What is the term used to describe a word formed from the initial letters of other words?

  • Acronym
  • Eponym
  • Abbreviation
  • Conversion

5. Which of the following units of meaning is not a blending?

  • surgical strike
  • i-pod
  • download
  • globesity

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