← Eng. Wk. 1 Test
4 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- the normal spoken language of a country or region as distinct from the literary or learned form;everyday peech (adj) native to or commonly spoken by residents of a particular country or region.
- referring to words and languages that were once common but are now rarely used; ancient; no longer applicable.
- the study of historical changes in the meanings of words; the study of the relation of words to the object they stand for.
3 True/False Questions
slang → highly informal language that occurs most in casual conversation.
argot → the informal vocabulary used by a particular class or group, such as criminals; a secret language.
Standard → highly informal language that occurs most in casual conversation.