The Mother Tongue Quiz

Bill Bryson
This Study Guide consists of approximately 29 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Mother Tongue.

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What word game does the author note first in Chapter 15? (from Chapter 15 Wordplay)


Which two languages have found some purpose in international communications? (from Chapter 12 English as a World Language)


In what time period does the event from #67 occur? (from Chapter 6 Pronunciation)


In what country does the printing revolution take place? (from Chapter 8 Spelling)


Chapter 7 addresses the _________________ examples of ways English is spoken throughout the world. (from Chapter 7 Varieties of English)

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