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Languages of the World

written by: eyez2k1ss
 
Here are some interesting facts about the different languages people around the world use.

Question 1:


It is estimated that this country has more English speakers than the United States.
China
UK
Japan
India

Question 2:


The Mazateco language is the native language of the Mazatec peoples of Oaxaca, Mexico. Besides by words, messages in this language can be conveyed by what other means?
By whistling
By clicking one's tongue
By tramping
By singing

Question 3:


The creator of the most widely used constructed international language, Esperanto, philologist L. L. Zamenhof, had what other profession?
Librarian
Ophthalmologist
Cook
Psychologist

Question 4:


Which of the following languages does not use a definite article?
Modern Greek
Russian
French
German

Question 5:


In which country should you be careful with any objects labelled "gift" (when the word is used as a noun)?
Finland
Norway
Germany
Sweden

Question 6:


Which of these words begins with one and the same sound in a great percentage of the languages in the world?
Smile
Bread
Love
Mother

Question 7:


Which is the only South American country that uses English as its official language?
Guyana
Ecuador
Brazil
Suriname

Question 8:


Most of the traditional Indo-European languages capitalise "I," the pronoun denoting the first person singular.
False
True

Question 9:


Which is the common official language of Austria, Liechtenstein, and Switzerland?
English
Swedish
German
French

Question 10:


What is the country with the greatest number of official languages?
South Africa
China
India
USA

 


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