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Katharevousa: Quiz


Question 1: "purifying [language]"), is a form of the Greek language conceived in the early 19th century by ________ intellectual and revolutionary leader Adamantios Korais (1748–1833).
GreeceGreeksGreek literatureGreek diaspora

Question 2: Katharevousa was set at a midpoint between ________ and the Modern Greek of the time.
Ancient GreekAeolic GreekDoric GreekAttic Greek

Question 3: Being a classical scholar, he was repelled by the ________ and later influence on Greek society and was a fierce critic of the ignorance of the clergy and their subservience to the Ottoman Empire.
Byzantine IconoclasmRoman EmpireByzantine EmpireWestern Roman Empire

Question 4: A graduate of the University of Montpellier in 1788, Korais spent most of his life as an expatriate in ________.
MarseilleVersaillesParisÉvry, Essonne

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