Notice: Payments for answers will end 4/10/2017. Click for more info.
You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
Q: In three or more sentences, explain why the word bee is meaningless to a non-English speaker.
A: 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.
26,806,365 questions answered
Popular Conversations
What does throttle mean?
4/16/2018 10:25:30 AM| 5 Answers
Error 401- Unauthorized
4/13/2018 4:59:54 AM| 3 Answers
The science of the creation of maps and charts is called ...
Weegy: The science of the creation of maps and charts is called cartography. User: Which of the following would ...
4/13/2018 8:36:16 AM| 3 Answers
Which sentence does not contain misplaced or dangling modifiers? ...
Weegy: The sentence that does not contain misplaced or dangling modifier is:
4/15/2018 8:58:11 PM| 2 Answers
Define impressionism
4/15/2018 9:53:48 PM| 2 Answers
What is the best way to control Type II diabetes?
Weegy: Type 1 diabetes (previously known as insulin-dependent diabetes) and Type 2 diabetes (previously known as ...
4/10/2018 6:12:01 AM| 2 Answers
What's one way we can check our answer to 2 ×10 = 20? A. 2 ÷ ...
Weegy: A throttle body is part of the air intake system that helps control the amount of air that gets into the engine. ...
4/13/2018 7:46:31 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
R
L
R
Points 160 [Total 298] Ratings 0 Comments 20 Invitations 14 Offline
S
1
L
L
P
R
P
L
P
P
R
P
R
P
R
Points 152 [Total 12955] Ratings 0 Comments 142 Invitations 1 Offline
S
P
L
P
P
P
P
Points 144 [Total 570] Ratings 0 Comments 144 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 56 [Total 56] Ratings 0 Comments 16 Invitations 4 Offline
S
Points 50 [Total 50] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 5 Offline
S
P
L
Points 35 [Total 126] Ratings 0 Comments 35 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 30 [Total 35] Ratings 3 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 11 [Total 11] Ratings 0 Comments 11 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 0 Comments 10 Invitations 0 Online
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.