Greek language: Quiz


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Question 1:
Who of the following spoke at the Greek language?
approx. 500,000-600,000
Western Punjabi: 61u201362 million, Eastern Punjabi 28 million
c. 13 million

Question 2: Actual usage of the grave in handwriting had seen a rapid decline in favor of uniform usage of the acute during the late 20th century, and it had only been retained in ________.
HyphenPrime (symbol)DashTypography

Question 3:

Question 4:
Greek language, Sicilian language and Neapolitan language are all:
Languages of Calabria Greek language Languages of Apulia Languages of Armenia

Question 5: In its modern form, it is the official language of Greece and ________ and one of the 23 official languages of the European Union.

Question 6:
Greek language, Turkish language and Bulgarian language are all:
Varieties of Greek Languages of Greece Greek language Languages of Turkey

Question 7: Koine Greek can be initially traced within the armies and conquered territories of ________, but after the Hellenistic colonization of the known world, it was spoken from Egypt to the fringes of India.
Ptolemaic KingdomAlexander the GreatMacedonia (ancient kingdom)Seleucid Empire

Question 8: It was widely known throughout the ________.
Roman RepublicByzantine EmpireRoman EmpireWestern Roman Empire

Question 9: ________ was the first script used to write Mycenaean Greek, the earliest form of Greek attested.
Linear BAncient Greek dialectsGreek alphabetAncient Greek

Question 10: The ancient languages which were probably most closely related to it, ancient Macedonian (which some linguistic scholars suggest is a ________ of Greek itself) and Phrygian, are not well enough documented to permit detailed comparison.
DialectEnglish languageGerman languageDialect continuum

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