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Intonation (linguistics): Quiz


Question 1: In ________, intonation is variation of pitch while speaking which is not used to distinguish words.

Question 2: ________ such as Chinese and Hausa use pitch to distinguish words in addition to intonation.
Floating toneVowel harmonyTone (linguistics)Tone sandhi

Question 3: All languages use pitch semantically, that is, as intonation, for instance for emphasis, to convey surprise or ________, or to pose a question.
Self-fulfilling prophecyLiterary techniqueIronyGreek mythology


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