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Open class (linguistics): Quiz


Question 1: Typical open word classes are nouns, verbs and ________.
GerundPreposition and postpositionAdverbAdjective

Question 2: In some ________, for instance Volapük, prepositions and conjunctions are open-class words as they can be formed by the use of affixes from root nouns or verbs.
Constructed languageInterlinguaEsperantoInternational auxiliary language

Question 3: In ________, an open class (or open word class) is a word class that accepts the addition of new items, through such processes as compounding, derivation, coining, borrowing, etc.


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