← Eng. Wk. 1 Test
4 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- an expression having a special meaning that is not clear from the usual meanings of the words in the expression; the specific grammatical and structural characteristics of a language; the accepted pattern of word usage; speech that is charicteristic of a particular region.
- the exact meaning of a word
- 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
jargon → the specailized technical vocabulary used by people in the same profession of field; confusing meaningless talk
archaic → referring to words and languages that were once common but are now rarely used; ancient; no longer applicable.
connotation → the exact meaning of a word