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Cultural Anthropology

Anthropology

Quiz 9 :

Communication

Quiz 9 :

Communication

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Human language has an infinite capacity for generating very efficient messages, a feature called
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One thing that all languages have is
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Tok Pisin is one of the official national languages of
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Sounds that make a critical difference in a language are referred to as
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Language endangerment is judged to exist when a language has fewer than
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A reason for the emergence of linguistic anthropology in the United States is the
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A key marker of gender coding in spoken English in the U.S. is
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The point at which a language no longer has competent users is referred to as
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The word khipu refers to a
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In Japan, the length of the kimono sleeve indicates
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Language refers to
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The culture which appears to have the simplest form of grammar is the
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The feature of human language that allows people to talk about the past and the future is referred to as
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Among the Apache, in situations of ambiguous relationships between people
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Many of the terms the Saami use to describe snow are related to
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Among the Western Apache, silence is
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Within a particular language, an especially rich cluster of related words is referred to as a
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A first-generation "contact" language is called a
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The system of human communication based on a systematic set of symbols and signs with learned and shared meanings is called
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The claim that a person's language determines the person's thought is called
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