Quiz: Chapter 9 Good English and Bad to Chapter 10 Order Out of Chaos
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
Directions: Circle the correct answer.
1. English grammar rules are based on what?
b) Old English
d) Oxford University guidelines
2. How many words does the dictionary mentioned in #117 contain?
3. English cannot be confined to arbitrary rules or ____________________.
4. Why is it nearly impossible for a dictionary to keep pace with the English language?
a) It is not printed often enough
b) It grows at such a fast pace
c) Slang words drop out of use
d) Regional words are always changing
5. What else is difficult to determine...
This section contains 283 words|
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)