Question and answer
In three or more sentences, explain why the word bee is meaningless to a non-English speaker.
words are different and if the person doesnt speak english how on earth would that person understand the word bee. [ in some languages bee could mean something else than bee the insect but mosltly english words doesnt make sense to someone who doesnt speak any english. ]
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: Words like duck and tree are arbitrarily assigned to the objects that they represent. True False

User: The smells and calls that animals use to communicate are systematic. True False

User: In three or more sentences, explain why the word bee is meaningless to a non-English speaker.

Weegy: words are different and if the person doesnt speak english how on earth would that person understand the word bee. [ in some languages bee could mean something else than bee the insect but mosltly english words doesnt make sense to someone who doesnt speak any english. ]
eisendrew|Points 25|

User: Linguists need not be bilingual or multilingual. True False

Weegy: false
wisbest|Points 1130|

User: Morphology is arbitrary rather than systematic. TrueOR False

Weegy: True, morphology is arbitrary rather than systematic.
Expert answered|pathwise|Points 1120|

User: Syntax is the branch of grammar that deals with sounds and letters. True OR false

Weegy: False, Syntax ( "putting together) is the part of grammar that deals with word order.
Expert answered|pathwise|Points 1120|

User: Language is both systematic and arbitrary. True or false

Weegy: True, Language is both systematic and arbitrary.
Expert answered|pathwise|Points 1120|

Question
Asked 2/29/2012 9:46:40 AM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
19,254,054 questions answered
Popular Conversations
The square of a certain negative number is equal to five more than ...
Weegy: x^2 = 0.5x + 5 Quadratic formula gives solutions as: -2 and 2.5, but since x is negative, it's -2. User: ...
1/29/2015 9:17:38 AM| 4 Answers
7x + 2y = 4 y = x + 1 Solve the system of equations. no ...
Weegy: The best answer is B.11y = -55 User: The y-intercept of the line whose equation is 3x - 2y = 6 is -3 2 6 ...
1/29/2015 10:12:58 AM| 4 Answers
What is the resulting equation when the expression for y in the ...
Weegy: 3x + y = 1 3x + (6 - 4x) =1 3x + 6 - 4x =1 ............3x - 4x + 6 = 1.......-x + 6 = 1 The first choice... ...
1/29/2015 12:32:25 PM| 4 Answers
In your notebook, set up the following subtraction in a vertical ...
Weegy: Answer = 12 = (2.5/-5) x -6 = -2 x -6 =12 User: Identify the polynomial. a 2 + bcd 3 ...
1/29/2015 8:54:54 PM| 4 Answers
The slope of the line passing through the points (-1, 5) and (3, 5) ...
Weegy: (-1) * 5 = -5 User: what is the slope of the line passing thru (0,4) and (-8,-1) User: What is the slope of ...
1/29/2015 4:21:11 AM| 2 Answers
true or false. A pronoun is a noun substitute.
Weegy: They is a pronoun. User: true or false. A noun indicates the action in a sentence.
1/29/2015 8:22:51 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
Points 2094 [Total 2115]| Ratings 0| Comments 2094| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
L
P
Points 1428 [Total 6705]| Ratings 0| Comments 1428| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
P
P
Points 749 [Total 15760]| Ratings 1| Comments 739| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 438 [Total 1119]| Ratings 2| Comments 418| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 310 [Total 7010]| Ratings 1| Comments 300| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 121 [Total 136]| Ratings 1| Comments 111| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 92 [Total 6680]| Ratings 1| Comments 82| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 85 [Total 1646]| Ratings 0| Comments 85| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 63 [Total 445]| Ratings 0| Comments 63| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 50 [Total 52]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 5|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.