Question and answer
Question not found
Ask a question
Not a good answer? Get an answer now. (Free)
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
The verb to coin originally referred to money but was extended by analogy to refer to "coined" words. The type of change that occurred was amelioration, specialization, pejorationor generalization.
Weegy: generalization User: The literal meaning of a word is frequently changed because of the word's cultural significance, variants, connotations or denotations Weegy: The literal meaning of a word is frequently changed because of the word's connotations. User: The opposite of pejoration is generalization, coinage, specialization oramelioration Weegy: generalization User: The words weed and stink have undergone specialization, generalization, amelioration or pejoration (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 6/7/2012 7:11:49 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Why do dialects develop? Mark all that apply. isolated geographical areas influence language change contact with the general American English mainstream cultural influences ethnic background
Weegy: The answers are 1.isolated geographical areas influence language change 2.contact with the general American English mainstream 3.cultural influences 4.ethnic background (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 6/7/2012 7:07:49 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Informal English is appropriate in: fictional dialogue, business letters, parent/teacher conferences or job interviews
Weegy: (a)fictional dialogue User: A borrowed word which has been made to resemble English has been ____ . User: A word that loses respectability undergoes: pejoration, amelioration, generalization or specialization Weegy: C.generalization User: The relationship of word parts is called morphology, orthography, grammar or Anglicization Weegy: B.orhography User: The word gotten is an example of: a barbarism, British usage, substandard English or an Americanism Weegy: D.an Americanism User: Go home. imperative mood, indicative mood or subjunctive mood User: Since 1900, the most important influence on English has been amelioration, pejoration, technology or geography Weegy: Pejoration. The conditions of doom worsen. User: Which of the major United States regional dialects is spoken by the greatest number of people? Weegy: General American User: The Normans had a significant impact upon English because they: spoke a closely related language drove the Saxons into the wilderness, allowed their language and culture to fuse with those of the English or speeded the loss of inflected endings Weegy: Allowed their language and culture to fuse with those of the English User: The Normans had a significant impact upon English because they: spoke a closely related language, drove the Saxons into the wilderness, allowed their language and culture to fuse with those of the English or speeded the loss of inflected endings Weegy: Allowed their language and culture to fuse with those of the English User: Explain the influence the Industrial Revolution has had on our language and give some examples. Weegy: the Industrial Revolution displayed a new vocabulary. [ For example, in 1851 at the Great Exhibition the English language showed the world what it made of the machine age and how trade terms denigrated by Johnson now powered the language as empathetically as Tyndale's Bible (Bragg, 2004: 238). These are some of the words that appeared ... (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 6/7/2012 6:59:54 AM
0 Answers/Comments
17,476,607 questions answered
Popular Conversations
He was arrested for A. misogyny. B. bigamy. C. philanthropy. D. ...
Weegy: He was arrested for: BIGAMY. User: A neurotic is suffering from A. neurasthenics. B. neurosis. C. ...
9/22/2014 5:30:20 PM| 4 Answers
What is the value of p – (–3.5) when p = 8.2? User: What value of x ...
Weegy: –7.12 = –4.8 + x -7.12 = -4.8 + (-2.4) x = -2.4
9/22/2014 6:03:27 AM| 2 Answers
A system of two linear equations has no solution. How is this ...
Weegy: A system of two linear equations has an infinite number of solutions if B. The two equations are the same line. ...
9/22/2014 8:57:21 AM| 2 Answers
Find the equation of the line through the point (–2, –2) that is ...
Weegy: The slope of the line that is perpendicular to the line whose equation is 2x + y = 4 is 1/2. User: Two ...
9/22/2014 10:16:53 AM| 2 Answers
Which sentence below has the subordinate clause underlined? A. In ...
Weegy: Please indicate the underlined part in the sentence. So we can answer your question. User: Which of the ...
9/22/2014 10:24:45 AM| 2 Answers
Select the correct pronoun. The people _____ arrived late had ...
Weegy: A demonstrative pronoun represents a thing or things: 1. near in distance or time (this, these) 2. far in ...
9/22/2014 10:34:55 AM| 2 Answers
In order to save fabric for the war, most men wore a
Weegy: In order to save fabric for the war, most men wore a "victory suit" User: Taken together, the growth of ...
9/22/2014 11:41:15 AM| 2 Answers
Which of the following is a nonrenewable ...
Weegy: COAL is a nonrenewable resource. User: Which of the following is true about glass recycling? a. Recycling ...
9/22/2014 11:55:18 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
R
L
1
1
P
C
1
P
1
1
L
P
C
P
C
1
P
C
L
P
C
1
P
C
P
C
P
C
L
Points 2460 [Total 26858]| Ratings 5| Comments 2410| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
Points 2203 [Total 8734]| Ratings 9| Comments 2113| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
L
Points 1915 [Total 11695]| Ratings 0| Comments 1915| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
C
P
C
1
L
L
P
C
1
Points 1901 [Total 17840]| Ratings 13| Comments 1771| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 1676 [Total 18848]| Ratings 6| Comments 1616| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 657 [Total 11903]| Ratings 0| Comments 657| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
P
C
1
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 583 [Total 19114]| Ratings 1| Comments 573| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 550 [Total 1220]| Ratings 0| Comments 550| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 450 [Total 5573]| Ratings 4| Comments 410| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 64 [Total 64]| Ratings 2| Comments 34| Invitations 1|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.