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Reflexive verb: Quiz


Question 1: In ________, a reflexive verb is a verb whose semantic agent and patient (typically represented syntactically by the subject and the direct object) are the same.
Generative grammarGrammarSyntaxLinguistics

Question 2: In the ________, there are non-emphatic clitic reflexive pronouns and emphatic ones.
Romance languagesPortuguese languageSpanish languageFrench language

Question 3: Romance and ________ make extensive use of reflexive verbs and reflexive forms.
Slavic languagesRussian languageSlavic peoplesPolish language

Question 4: In a wider sense, the phrase refers to any verb form whose grammatical object is a reflexive pronoun, regardless of semantics; such verbs are also referred to as pronominal verbs, especially in grammars of the ________.
Portuguese languageFrench languageRomance languagesSpanish language

Question 5: In many languages, reflexive constructions are rendered by transitive verbs followed by a ________, as in English -self (e.g., "She threw herself to the floor.")
Preposition and postpositionArticle (grammar)Gender-specific pronounReflexive pronoun


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