MTEL Adult Basic Education: Communication & Linguistics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT a syntactical consideration?

Question 2 2. What is the smallest meaningful unit of language called?

Question 3 3. The cultural and social patterns of speech variation within a culture are known as a culture's

Question 4 4. Between 1 and 2 years old what skills do most children gain?

Question 5 5. By what age will most children have acquired the ability to speak their first word?

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Question 6 6. If you are writing a poem, your syntax can be:

Question 7 7. One of the greatest variances in language comes from

Question 8 8. Which of these is not a regional variation in language?

Question 9 9. By what age can most children be considered fully intelligible?

Question 10 10.

In the following sentence, what is the bound morpheme?

The cats ran and sat on the ledge.

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Question 11 11. What is the first major phonological skill developed?

Question 12 12. When writing a cover letter the syntax should be:

Question 13 13. Which of the following BEST describes syntax?

Question 14 14. What is defined as the study of language and how it is affected by region, social class, relationship, and even gender?

Question 15 15. What is a free morpheme?

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Question 16 16. What is morphology?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 18 18. What does a derivational morpheme do to a word?

Question 19 19. What is phonology?

Question 20 20. Which of the below statement is NOT true?

MTEL Adult Basic Education: Communication & Linguistics Chapter Exam Instructions

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